Train derails near McCutchenville; no injuries reported

Workers are seen removing train cars that derailed following an incident near Ohio 53 in McCutchenville early this morning. Ohio 53 remains closed at the crossing for an undetermined amount of time, according to ODOT. (Randy Roberts/The Courier)

A train derailment has closed Ohio 53 near McCutchenville in Wyandot County this morning. No injuries were reported.

ODOT reports the closure is north of Ohio 103 and south of County Highway 16.

ODOT is using Ohio 67, Ohio 231, and U.S. 224 as a detour.

ODOT officials said Ohio 53 could be closed for up to two weeks.


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