Cleanup underway after Hardin Co. train derailment

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Cleanup is underway after a train derailment in Hardin County Sunday.

Twenty-two cars carrying new car carriers were involved.

There were no injuries reported and the derailment isn’t being treated as a hazmat situation.

Officials say the derailment didn’t affect traffic on I-65 as the tracks were far off the road and all cleanup equipment was able to work from the shoulder.

There’s no word on what caused the derailment. 

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