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COPY-School is Back in Session after Train Derailment Jefferson, TX

     Students have been allowed back in school after a train derailment near their campus.  Police in Jefferson, TX say that four cars of a freight train derailed.  Crews are on the scene now cleaning up the mess.  At one time, the tanks were carrying propane.
  They say the derailment is near the intersection of Austin and Alley. 
   As a precaution, officials with the Jefferson Independent School District shut down the campus of Jefferson Junior High School and moved those students to the high school campus.  The junior high school are now back on their campus.  All classes are now back in session.
  Check back with this website and tune into KSLA News 12 for further updates.
  Story by Katrina Webber

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