Central Fla. train crash causes 4,000 gallon gas leak

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A photo of oil spillage from the Wednesday morning train derailment in Citra, Fla. – Marion County Fire Rescue

CITRA, Fla. — A two-car train derailment occurred early Wednesday morning, which generated a 4,000 gallon gas leak, according to the Ocala Star-Banner.

The collision resulted in two injuries, and “20 cars were derailed,” but officials are working to control the current spillage, the publication reported.

It is unclear why the wreck happened, according to the Ocala Star-Banner.

No further information was immediately available.

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