KCBD Investigates: How can you tell what a train or truck is car - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

KCBD Investigates: How can you tell what a train or truck is carrying?

Philip Contreras and his son Lucas watch trains pass by their East Lubbock home Philip Contreras and his son Lucas watch trains pass by their East Lubbock home
LUBBOCK COUNTY, TX (KCBD) -

Philip Contreras and his one-year-old son Lucas watch trains pass by their East Lubbock home everyday. 

Multiple tracks, feet away from their home, and from an elementary school.

"All the time they come by and I have no idea what is in them," Contreras said.

Hazardous material passes through the South Plains everyday on trains and in trucks, but you do not hear much about it unless there is an accident. 

So, how can you find out what is coming through your neighborhood?

We are going to have the answer on KCBD NewsChannel 11 at 10 p.m.

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