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Freight train derails in Denton County

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A Union Pacific freight train derailed in Aubrey, Texas, on January 9, 2019. (KXAS) A Union Pacific freight train derailed in Aubrey, Texas, on January 9, 2019. (KXAS)

AUBREY, Texas -- A train derailment came dangerously close to several homes in Denton County on Wednesday.

According to a statement from Union Pacific, the freight train went off its tracks in Aubrey, northeast of Denton.

Thirteen cars were involved in the derailment, but no injuries were reported.

The cause of the incident on the line that links Denton with Whitesboro is under investigation.

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