Train Miraculously Misses Hitting House Post Derailment in Texas
Video Editor: Abhishek Sharma
A Union Pacific cargo train travelling through north Texas miraculously missed hitting a house on the morning of Wednesday, 9 January, after several of its coaches derailed.
Luckily, no casualties or injuries were reported after the incident.
The derailed coaches missed hitting the house but severely damaged its fences and a garage.
The freight train went off its tracks sending at least eight freight cars within feet of a row of homes in the Denton County city of Aubrey.
Videos from the Texas Sky Ranger showed at least eight rail cars piled up along the tracks.
(With inputs from AP)
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