Christopher Seeling




Age: 28


Summary: train engineer and conductor for the Norfolk Southern Railroad Corp. who had been reportedly hospitalized in extremely critical condition from injuries resulted in connection with complications from chlorine inhalation suffered in the January 6 Graniteville train derailment that killed at least six people at the scene and injured more than 250 others when a Norfolk Southern Railway freight train struck a parked train on the spur leading to Avondale's Stevens Steam Plant near rural South Carolina's Aiken County after one of two train cars that were carrying liquid chlorine ruptured, leading a poisonous chlorine cloud and caused severe damages to several industrial buildings.



Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a railroad accident


Born: September 9, 1976


Died: January 6, 2005


Location: Graniteville, South Carolina