Train car back on tracks; Main Street back open

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – A Burlington Northern Santa Fe' Train car that has been stuck on the tracks for over 2 hours has finally been moved.

According to the Craighead County 9-1-1 Center, the train car that was been stuck at Main and Johnson has been moved back onto the tracks and has cleared the roadway.

Around 1:30 Monday afternoon a total of 4 cars became stuck on the tracks, because the back wheel of the last engine came off the tracks. A railroad crew was able to pull the car back onto the track, and move it from the intersection.

Traffic was diverted for almost 2 hours, but is now back to normal.

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