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Two cars tipped completely and 17 others left the train tracks near Bay Point Park on Sunday. About 50 people were involved in the response, cleanup and repairs, a Canadian Pacific spokesman said.

Train reopens after track derailment

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The area of track where a Canadian Pacific freight train derailed Sunday morning has been repaired and traffic has resumed.

The line was opened just after 6 p.m. Monday, nearly a day and a half after 19 empty cars left the tracks near the Bay Point Park area. Two of the cars fell off the tracks completely.

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Canadian Pacific is working to determine the cause of the derailment, spokesman Ed Greenberg said.

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Danielle Killey
Danielle Killey is the city reporter for the Republican Eagle, where she has worked since 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities with a journalism degree.
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