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Train derailment forces detour on Highway 34

Published On: Jan 30 2013 02:59:29 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 15 2013 03:22:08 PM CST
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A section of Idaho Highway 34 between Evergreen Lane and China Hat Road was closed shortly after 2:21 p.m. Monday because of a train derailment.  The derailment was just north of the Allen H. Tigert Airport.

Idaho State Police said there were no known injuries.

A detour has been posted between mileposts 59 to 65 near Soda Springs.

Investigation of the incident is continuing.