Train derails in downtown Shreveport

News

SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) A train derailed in downtown Shreveport Sunday afternoon.

At 3:12 p.m. Sunday, Shreveport firefighters and police responded to reports of a train derailment just behind Holiday Inn, at 102 Lake Street, according to Caddo 911 dispatch records.

It appears the derailment involved five to six cars.

No injuries were reported, and the railroad is handling cleanup.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Stay up to date with the latest news by downloading the BRProud App from the App Store or Google Play.