Railway seeking public’s help in solving train derailment

New Mexico News

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The BNSF Railway is offering a $10,000 reward for information about a train derailment that happened on Wednesday. Railway officials say it appears someone intentionally put railroad ties on the tracks near Vado, south of Las Cruces, which caused two locomotives and a dozen cars to go off the tracks.

The engineer and conductor suffered minor injuries. Anyone with information is asked to call state police.

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