Train derails near Spanish

Paul Grimard

Several cars left the track near the town of Spanish along Highway 17 east Sunday night, has learned.

A resident from the town submitted the photos showing the cars ejected from the track. It is not known what the cars were carrying at the time. According to the Paul Grimard who submitted the photos, about 12 cars left the tracks at about 11pm Sunday night. No injuries reported.

Though the train track runs adjacent to the highway, the highway remains open.

No other information is available at this time.

Paul Grimard
Paul Grimard

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