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Sunday
Feb272011

Freight Train Collision, Derailment Near Tacoma Narrows

Photo Courtesy - KOMO-TV Seattle(UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash.) -- Police in Washington State say more than a dozen freight cars derailed Saturday night after two trains reportedly collided near the Tacoma Narrows.

Hazardous material teams were on the scene of the accident, which occurred along Puget Sound on the BNSF Railway at Chambers Bay Golf Course. The contents of the train cars, however, has not yet been determined.

No one was injured in the derailment. Police say the cause of the accident is still under investigation.

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