There were no injuries when nearly a half-dozen train cars slid off railroad tracks in Dickinson County.
Dickinson County Emergency Management Director Chancy Smith tells KSAL News the incident happened when a train derailed on Union Pacific Railroad tracks near Herington late Sunday morning.
According to Smith, five grain cars carrying wheat left the tracks. One went off a bridge at K-4 Highway and missed the highway by about 40 feet.
Smith says about 100 yards of rail were damaged.
There were no injuries in the incident.
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