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KILGORE (AP) — Officials say nobody was hurt in an East Texas derailment that sent four freight cars off the tracks including one crashing into an unoccupied warehouse.
Kilgore police say the accident happened before dawn Friday and one of the Union Pacific cars overturned. UP spokesman Jeff DeGraff says the train originated in Houston and was headed to Little Rock, Arkansas.READ MORE: Suspect Wanted In Murder Of Victim Who Was Playing Soccer At Garland Apartments, Police Say
Police say the cars were hauling auto parts and no hazardous materials were involved in the derailment in Kilgore, about 110 miles southeast of Dallas.READ MORE: 2 Women Arrested After Chase With Dallas County Authorities
Authorities are trying to determine what caused the derailment in an industrial part of Kilgore. Some nearby roads were closed during the cleanup.MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Latest: Will You Get A Fourth Relief Payment?
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