Frieght Train Derails Near Susanville

A Union Pacific freigh train that was traveling from Arkansa to California derailed.

About 210am the train derailed-38 loads about 17 cars- at Herlong, CA (southeast of Susanville, near CA/NV border).

No injuries have been reported at this time.

No release of hazardous material have been reported either.

The incident is under investigation.

Portions of the track were damaged and about 1500 feet of track will need to be replaced.

The train is reported to have been carrying mixed freight.


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