Train derails in West Alton -

Train derails in West Alton

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By KMOV Web Producer By KMOV Web Producer

WEST ALTON, Mo. ( -- A freight train derailment slowed rail traffic in St. Charles County on Sunday.

The lead car of a Burlington-Northern train jumped the track Sunday afternoon near Highway 94 and Dwiggins Road in West Alton.

Investigators said the train had trouble navigating a turn.

None of the train's cars toppled over and there were no injuries.


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