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Train derailment in the Bywater closes one intersection

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A train with eight box cars has derailed in the Bywater, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

The derailment occurred near the intersection of Press and Chartres streets.

No injuries are currently reported.

The derailment has closed the intersection of Press and Chartres streets.

Those traveling to or from the affected area can take Claiborne Avenue as an alternate route.

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