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Union Pacific: no hazardous materials or injuries in train derailment

By Nate Hauser
Published On: Jan 27 2014 07:02:53 PM CST
REDDING, Calif. -

A Union Pacific train as derailed Monday evening north of Pollard Flat in Shasta County.

A Union Pacific representative told us there were no hazardous materials on board and the train was mostly empty with a few cars carrying scrap-paper material.

Officials with the freight railroad company have also said there were no reports of injury to Union Pacific staff or the general public.

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