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Canadian National Railway train derails in Miss.

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Posted: Feb 22, 2013 2:11 PM
Updated: Feb 22, 2013 2:11 PM
Source: Associated Press

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Topics: Canadian, National, Railway, Train, Derails

JACKSON, Miss. -Several cars from a freight train derailed Friday morning near Jackson, Mississippi, that's according to Canadian National Railway officials.

The derailment happened about 6:45 a.m. on tracks that run parallel to I-55 south through Hinds County.

The derailment is affecting trains running between Jackson and New Orleans.

No word on how long the rail line may be closed.

No one was hurt in the derailment.

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