train fire 11/8

CHRISTIANA, TN (WSMV) - Crews extinguished a fire in a grain container on a train in Rutherford County on Thursday morning.

The fire happened near the intersection of Christiana Fosterville and Polly Thickett roads.

Officials said the train will be stopped on the tracks for several hours until engineers can move it, which will affect traffic in the areas along the line.

Stay with News4 for updates on this developing story.

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