11 CSX railcars derailed in Bartow

BARTOW, Fla. - Eleven CSX railcars left the tracks in Bartow late Thursday evening.

 
The derailment happened about 400 feet West of the Crown Avenue crossing, running parallel to Highway 60. 
 
All traffic on Crown Avenue was stopped, since the train blocked the roadway. 
 
Bartow Fire has confirmed that no hazardous material exist that would threaten public safety. 
 
There were no injuries reported as a result of the derailment.
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