Train derails in Granite City; no injuries - KMOV.com

Train derails in Granite City; no injuries

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A train derailed in Granite City early Monday morning. (Credit: KMOV) A train derailed in Granite City early Monday morning. (Credit: KMOV)
GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

A train derailed in Granite City early Monday morning, fortunately leaving no injuries or hazardous spills.

Two empty train cars derailed with one landing on its side and one landing completely off the tracks.

The derailment happened at the Norfolk Southern Rail Yard at 2905 Missouri Ave.

Both Granite City police and fire departments responded to assist the rail yard.

According to Granite City police, there were no injuries, hazardous material spills or damage to city property.

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