Train Derails In Minidoka County


By Brittany Cooper

Minidoka County, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) A train derailed Sunday morning in Minidoka County.

The Union Pacific freight train was westbound and headed for Oregon from Salt Lake City.

The train was towing 63 cars carrying mixed freight. Company officials say 10 cars derailed around 11:40 a.m.

Crews are working to re–rail the cars.

Fortunately, there were no injuries and no cause has been determined as of yet.

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