- Associated Press - Saturday, January 23, 2016

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - No one was injured when 10 train cars went off the tracks in the BNSF railyard near Cornhusker Highway in Lincoln.

The Lincoln Journal Star reports (https://bit.ly/1PLhaIy ) the derailment happened just after midnight Thursday.

BNSF spokesman Andy Williams says the cars were full of grain and were being moved when they went off the tracks. They did not tip over.

Crew worked hours to put the cars back on the tracks, and a portion of 70th Street from Cornhusker Highway to Custer Street was closed until about 10 a.m. Friday.

The derailment is under investigation.


Information from: Lincoln Journal Star, https://www.journalstar.com



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