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Train derailment outside Tehachapi causing traffic on 58

Posted at 1:04 PM, Feb 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-17 16:36:34-05

A train derailment that took place Saturday morning just outside of Tehachapi is causing traffic on Highway 58 east.

It happened around 3:30 a.m. Six carts, some empty and some carrying wine derailed.

There were no injuries. Union Pacific owns the tracks and will be conducting the clean-up.

We'll continue to update this story as we get more information.