UPDATE: Train Derailment Reported East Of Carey

6/19/18 – 8:14 A.M.

The cleanup continues following a train derailment in Wyandot County Monday night. They Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office reports the incident happened east of Carey around 8:30 p.m. A Wheeling Lake Erie Railroad company engine hauling containers full of stones suffered a broken axle as the train was moving past State Route 53 between State Route 103 and County Road 16.

The derailment caused 15 cars to spill stones onto the ground near the railroad crossing. No one was injured in the incident.

A post on the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office says it could take one to two weeks to reopen the crossing.