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CSX freight train derails near Rocky Mount

Posted June 11, 2010 10:16 p.m. EDT
Updated June 12, 2010 3:29 p.m. EDT

— An Amtrak spokesman says a CSX freight train derailed Friday evening between Enfield in Halifax County and Rocky Mount in Nash County.

The derailment happened at about 9 p.m. and caused the delay of four nearby Amtrak trains, the spokesman said. All tracks were reopened around 11 p.m. and trains were moving again.

More details haven't been released.