Two Union Pacific train locomotives and 13 train cars loaded with coal derailed in Sparta on Thursday morning, but no injuries were reported.
The derailment occurred about 8 a.m. near North Miller Street, according to Sparta Fire Department firefighter Scott Buckner.
Buckner said the derailment did not cause a fire.
One locomotive leaked oil and diesel fuel and a Union Pacific haz-mat team responded, according to a statement from Union Pacific.
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The cause of the derailment is under investigation, Union Pacific said.