14 Train Cars Hauling Grain Derail Near Kimball, No Injuries Reported

Dakota Southern Railway is in the process of arranging cleanup operations

BRULE COUNTY, S.D.- The Brule County Sheriff’s Office reports a Dakota Southern Railway Train derailed Saturday afternoon nearly 6 miles east of Kimball in Brule County.

The train was hauling grain from Kennebec to Mitchell, SD.

There were no injuries and the train was not hauling hazardous materials.

A total of 14 rail cars came off the tracks in the derailment, the track also sustained damage.

Dakota Southern Railway is in the process of arranging cleanup operations.