jefferson county http://wkyufm.org en Chemical Fire Continues to Burn at Site of Kentucky Train Derailment http://wkyufm.org/post/chemical-fire-continues-burn-site-kentucky-train-derailment <p><strong>Update at 11:15am:</strong></p><p>Authorities in Kentucky say a fire at the site of a train derailment is expected to continue burning throughout the day. Officials had initially said that the fire, fueled by a pressurized chemical that was being carried by a railcar, would burn itself out within two hours. However, Doug Hamilton with Metro Louisville Emergency Management says the fire is expected to continue burning through the day Thursday. Thu, 01 Nov 2012 14:45:51 +0000 Associated Press 21614 at http://wkyufm.org