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Train derails near Charles City


13 cars of a Canadian Pacific train derailed near Charles City

It happened just before one Saturday afternoon.

The train cars were carrying soybeans and scrap metal when they came off the tracks at a stretch near Highway 14 and the Avenue of the Saints.

The train was headed for Marquette. 

No one was hurt.

Railroad officials are still trying to find out what caused the train to go off the tracks.

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