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Scene of train derailment in Citra, Florida. (WPEC)
Scene of train derailment in Citra, Florida. (WPEC)

Collision of two CSX trains carrying phosphate and coal caused a huge mess in Florida


Two trains collided and derailed in Citra, Fla., early Wednesday morning.

Our partner at WPEC has a live look at the scene.  No injuries have been reported yet.

The crash reportedly occurred at about 4:15 a.m. in Citra, about 90 miles northwest of Orlando. Both trains were operated by CSX. One was carrying phosphate rock, and the other was carrying coal. The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Two men on the trains were evaluated but refused medical treatment, according to ClickOrlando.com. Local law enforcement said roads were blocked by "a portion of the train."

Here's another look at the crash.

We'll update this as soon as we know more.

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