- Associated Press - Thursday, February 4, 2016

WAYNESBORO, Miss. (AP) - Emergency management officials are on the scene of a train derailment in Wayne County.

WDAM-TV (https://bit.ly/1S3NjAZ ) reports about five cars jumped the tracks around 3:30 p.m. Thursday.

Deputy Director of Wayne County Emergency Management Agency Keven Stevens says the 26-car train was carrying 22 cars of corn, flour and soy to the Mar Jac plant in Waynesboro when the accident occurred.

Stevens says the derailed cars have not overturned and the loads are still intact.

Officials with Meridian Southern train company are headed to the scene to assess the situation.

No injuries have been reported.


Information from: WDAM-TV, https://www.wdam.com



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