CIMARRON COUNTY Okla. (KAMR/KCIT) — The Cimarron County Sheriff’s Office reports that a train had derailed earlier in the evening on Friday south of Boise City.

According to the sheriff’s office, at around 6:40 p.m. deputies were called to a train with cars hauling coal that had derailed about 12 cars.

The sheriff’s office said railway services were contacted and had to block off NS27/EW20 and EW19/ W Main.

This is a developing story. MyHighPlains.com will update this article as new information becomes available.

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