Train Derailment in Cimmaron County
Joe Denoyer - August 14, 2022 1:09 pm
Crews are working to remove 12 train cars that derailed in Cimarron County, Oklahoma.
According to the Cimarron County Sheriff’s Office, a BNSF train hauling coal derailed around 6:55 p.m. Friday near Boise City.
CCSO said no injuries were reported.
NS27/EW20 and Hwy325(EW19)/ W Main were initially blocked.
According to CCSO, Hwy 325 reopened around 13:30 a.m. Saturday after the the train was separated.
“Removal crews are on scene at NS27/EW20,” said CCSO. “Removal and reconstruction of the railway will be significant. Please continue to avoid the area.”