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Trains collide, igniting a large fire in Texas

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Courtesy: NBC News Channel Courtesy: NBC News Channel
AMARILLO, Texas (NBC) -

According to the KAMR, NBC affiliate in Amarillo, Texas, two trains have collided in a fiery accident in the northern portion of that state.

Witness photos from the scene show cars from both trains stacked up in the collision, which happened near Highway 60 close to the town of Panhandle.

KAMR reports that the small community's water supply is being depleted in the fight to put out the blaze.

Several emergency crews are responding to the scene, where a large fire is now burning and smoke visible from nearby.

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