Train partially derails in S. Caddo Parish

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) – Caddo Parish Sheriff's deputies closed off Flournoy Lucas between Buncombe Rd and Bert Kouns Friday morning after part of a Union Pacific train derailed.

Emergency crews continue to work Friday morning to clean up a diesel spill from the train. Sheriff's deputies report that about one gallon per minute continues to leak from the damaged train.

As of last check, there have been no reported evacuations.

KSLA News 12 has a live crew headed to the scene so be sure to stay with KSLA News 12 and for future updates on this breaking news story.

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