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Train derails in Vinton


A train engine has gone off the tracks in Vinton.

Benton County Sheriff Randy Forsyth says a train engine has derailed at the 8th Avenue crossing on the east side of Vinton.

He says the engine is leaking fuel and the fire department has contacted a local petroleum dealer to pump out the tank.

Stay tuned to KWWL for more details as they become available.

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