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CSX: Clean up underway after train derailment in Clinton caused spill

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Train derailment in Clinton, SC (FOX Carolina/ 5/13/18) Train derailment in Clinton, SC (FOX Carolina/ 5/13/18)
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Officials with CSX Corporation said a clean up operation is underway in Clinton after a train derailment on Sunday.

The incident happened around 4:45 p.m., said officials.

CSX said five train cars derailed, and another car was breached and leaking polyethylene. There was no danger or hazard to the area, said officials.

CSX said it's working closely with state and local officials to safely secure the area. No injuries have been reported.

Officials were unsure of how long the clean up would take, and are still assessing the situation at this time.

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