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Canadian National Railway train derails in Miss.

2 years ago Friday, February 22, 2013 12:11:01 PM CST February 22, 2013 Friday, February 22 2013 Feb 22, 2013 in News
Source: Associated Press

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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