Train derailment in Jefferson Co. under investigation

VIDEO: Train derailment in Jefferson County

JEFFERSON COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - A Norfolk Southern train traveling through Irondale derailed around 1 a.m. Thursday on Alton Road.

A spokesperson for the company says 11 rail cars carrying shipping containers derailed from the train.

Train derailment near Irondale under investigation

None of the cars were carrying hazardous materials and no one was injured

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