Union Pacific train derails in central Idaho

<p><p>Associated Press</p></p><p><p>A Union Pacific train derailed early Sunday morning in central Idaho.</p></p><p><p>The train derailed about 1:30 a.m. on the western edge of Hammett in Elmore County, about 60 miles southeast of Boise. Approximately 28 cars derailed but there were no injuries, said railway spokesperson Robynn Tysver.</p></p><p><p>The train was carrying a mix of commodities, she said, adding that one of the cars spilled steel plates.</p></p><p><p>No cause was immediately available. The accident was under investigation and cleanup work has begun, Tysver said.</p></p><p><p>The track was closed to train traffic.</p></p>