NOFD working a train derailment in New Orleans East

NOFD working a train derailment in New Orleans East

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans Police and Fire Department crews are on the scene of a train derailment in the CSX train yard in New Orleans East.

A Fox 8 viewer reported the accident just before 4:30 a.m.

New Orleans Fire Department crews were called to the scene in the 7800 block of Almonaster Avenue shortly after 5 a.m.

There are six containers were involved. None of the containers were carrying any hazardous chemicals.

There were no injuries or leaks were reported.

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