September 26, 2018 12:01 pm

CN Rail grain train derails near Landis, Sask.

Forty hopper cars on a westbound CN Rail grain train derailed Wednesday morning just west of Landis, Sask.

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A Canadian National Railway train derailed near Landis, Sask., Wednesday morning

A CN spokesperson said 40 hopper cars on the westbound grain train left the tracks just west of the community at around 8:15 a.m. local time.

No dangerous goods were involved and no injuries have been reported.

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The CN rail line west of Saskatoon is currently closed as crews carry out clean-up operations.

The cause of the derailment remains under investigation.

Landis is roughly 130 kilometres west of Saskatoon.

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