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Coal cars spill in train derailment

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(LAWRENCE, Ks.) A train hauling coal derailed late Friday afternoon near Lawrence, Kansas. 

Authorities said around 30 cargo cars detached from the engine and toppled causing significant damage to the rails and a crossing.

A large amount of coal spilled across the area.

There were no injuries reported.

A road at the derailment site has been closed as cleanup and the investigation continues. 

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