Train derails in Lee County

MOORETOWN, Ky. (WYMT/WKYT)- A CSX train derailed in Lee County Saturday afternoon.

The Lee County Sheriff tells us it happened around 3 o'clock in the Mooretown area, around Highway 52 east, near Beattyville.

We're told it's a small derailment, with only about five train cars involved. All cars were empty.

The sheriff tells us no injuries are reported, and the cause of the crash is unknown.

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