JACKSON, Miss. (CBS/AP) — Amtrak says it stopped one of its passenger trains on a New Orleans to Chicago route and later terminated the route altogether in Mississippi.
Amtrak says the City of New Orleans Train 58 departed New Orleans Thursday and was stopped south of Jackson, Mississippi, due to a “vehicle crossing incident.”READ MORE: Another Victim Of Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy Identified: Francis Wayne Alexander, Of North Carolina
In another alert sent Thursday night, Amtrak said the train would terminate in Jackson due to the undisclosed incident.READ MORE: Teen Charged In Pair Of September 2020 Carjackings On South Side
There were no immediate reports of injuries early Friday.MORE NEWS: Desperate To Find More Staff, Some Fast Food Restaurants Recruiting Customers