ALPINE - We have continuing coverage on a train accident that happened just outside of Alpine, near FM 1703.
86 out of 124 cars were derailed leaving some residents worried about the possibility of toxic chemicals leaking.
A huge clean up is underway in Alpine, and an investigation is underway, after almost 90 cars from a train carrying hazardous materials derailed.
A Union Pacific spokesman says the two-person crew wasn't hurt.
But officials evacuated people in about 28 homes, as a precaution until officials determined no chemicals had spilled.
Union Pacific says the train was traveling from Louisiana to California when 86 cars went off the tracks.
Some cars reportedly carried a solvent used in the chemical and pharmaceutical field.
The cause of the derailment is still under investigation.
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