Train fire blocks tracks near Perkins - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Train fire blocks tracks near Perkins

Crews were called around 8 a.m. Friday to a engine fire. Crews were called around 8 a.m. Friday to a engine fire.
Traffic was down to one lane on Route P for a couple of hours. Traffic was down to one lane on Route P for a couple of hours.
A train fire blocked the tracks around Perkins Friday morning. A train fire blocked the tracks around Perkins Friday morning.
PERKINS, MO (KFVS) -

A train fire blocked the tracks around Perkins Friday morning. 

The Delta and Perkins fire departments were called around 8 a.m. Friday to a engine fire.

It didn't take long for fire crews to get the flames under control.

Traffic was down to one lane on Route P for a couple of hours.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

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