Three train cars derailed in Selkirk

SELKIRK, N.Y. – Three cars derailed at the CSX rail yard in Selkirk Wednesday night.

The derailment occurred around 7:30 p.m. The fire chief said there was a small diesel leak from the locomotive, but the fire department was able to contain it quickly.

There were no hazardous materials on the train, according to the fire chief.

There were no injuries reported, and the scene was turned over to CSX. A cause for the derailment has not been determined.

 

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