The practice derailed round 1:30 am Wednesday. The engineer complained of ache however there have been no different accidents. Hazardous supplies weren’t concerned.
CLACKAMAS COUNTY, Oregon – A Union Pacific practice derailed early Wednesday morning alongside Freeway 99 between Canby and Oregon Metropolis.
The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Workplace mentioned 15 wagons derailed round 1:30 a.m. Not one of the particles or wagons blocked the highway, which was closed for greater than an hour however has since partially reopened.
The Oregon Division of Transportation reported that a southbound lane of Freeway 99 close to South Finish Highway is closed and can stay closed for the subsequent 24 to 48 hours.
The practice driver complained of ache, officers mentioned, however nobody else was injured.
Pictures: Practice derails between Oregon Metropolis and Canby
The sheriff’s workplace mentioned no hazardous supplies automobiles had been affected and no hazardous supplies had been concerned.
The investigation into the derailment might be carried out by the Union Pacific Railroad Police and the Nationwide Transportation Security Board.