Freight Train Derails in Cicero - NBC Chicago

Freight Train Derails in Cicero



    Freight Train Derails in Cicero

    No injuries were reported and the derailment was not affecting commuter traffic. (Published Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015)

    Authorities on Tuesday morning shut down West 26th Street in Cicero after a freight train derailed.

    Several cars of the BNSF train went off the tracks at 26th Street east of Ogden Avenue at about 2:45 a.m., a Cicero police spokesperson told NBC Chicago. The officer did not know what the train was hauling.

    There were no injuries reported and the track is not used by commuter lines.

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