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Two cars tipped completely and 17 others left the train tracks near Bay Point Park on Sunday. About 50 people were involved in the response, cleanup and repairs, a Canadian Pacific spokesman said.

Train reopens after track derailment

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The area of track where a Canadian Pacific freight train derailed Sunday morning has been repaired and traffic has resumed.

The line was opened just after 6 p.m. Monday, nearly a day and a half after 19 empty cars left the tracks near the Bay Point Park area. Two of the cars fell off the tracks completely.


Canadian Pacific is working to determine the cause of the derailment, spokesman Ed Greenberg said.

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Danielle Killey
Danielle Killey is the city reporter for the Republican Eagle, where she has worked since 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities with a journalism degree.
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