US41 closed by train derailment

ATTICA, Ind. (WLFI) — A train derailed near McDonald’s in Attica closed U.S. Highway 41 around 11:30 p.m. Saturday night. Police say the road will be shut down for several hours and drivers should avoid the area.

According to witness, the train was traveling to the town when they suddenly heard the train’s engage its breaks. That’s when Several train cars left the track and spilled their contents on top of passenger vehicles owned by Basic Auto Sales.

According to Attica Police, no injures were reported. No fuel leaks have been reported.

Officials say drivers can use North 500 E or County Road 200 W to get into near by Warren County.

We will have more information as it becomes available.

http://wlfi.com/2016/01/03/train-derailment-in-attica-closes-us-hwy-41/

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