Biden to speak in East Palestine, Ohio, a year after toxic train derailment led to environmental disaster

President Biden will visit East Palestine, Ohio, on Friday for the first time since a disastrous train derailment released more than a million gallons of toxic chemicals in the area. 

The president has been heavily criticized by Republicans and local residents for not visiting the area earlier. 

The incident resulted in many residents having to abandon their homes and suffering from various ailments. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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