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UPDATED 7:52 

According to the County EMA, all fire crews had been cleared as contractors with CSX had come in to finish getting everything cleaned up after 10 rail cars overturned just before 3 Thursday morning.

No one was injured, and traffic near the Brooklyn Rail yard in the South end of New Martinsville was not been affected.

The cause remains under investigation.
 


According to Wetzel County EMA, officials in New Martinsville are dealing with a train derailment, with about 10 rail cars overturned.


Early Thursday morning, the New Martinsville Fire Department was on scene trying to get everything cleared.


Sources say this was happening at the Brooklyn rail yard in the south end of New Martinsville as the call came in officials, just before 3AM.


No injuries have been reported and the rail cars were not leaking any fuel.

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