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Thu November 29, 2012
Rail Line Opens After Southern NM Train Derailment
Authorities say a southern New Mexico rail line is back open following a train derailment.
Television station KOB-TV reports (http://bit.ly/Tu6164) the derailment happened Tuesday night north of Las Cruces. It involved a freight train headed from Belen to El Paso, Texas.
No injuries were reported, and authorities say there were no spills of hazardous material.
A heavy equipment company was able to put the cars back on the track and the line was opened.
The cause of the derailment has not been determined.