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Train car slips off track

(Train car derails)…It happened near Glamis.

The Yuma based Union Pacific train was traveling through the Imperial Sand Dunes when the single car derailed. The 52-car train contained two cars hauling hazardous materials, but no leaks were reported. The incident occurred in the open desert. There were no injuries and no traffic disruptions. Union Pacific says the derailment was caused by damaged tracks. The damaged track was repaired within hours of the incident. Officials say the derailed car remained upright, and had just slipped off the track. Two freight trains were delayed as the tracks were repaired.