Deputies in Pointe Coupee Parish are responding to a train derailment in Acadiana Thursday morning.

According to WBRZ-TV in Baton Rouge, 13 train cars derailed near LA 1 north of New Roads. Sources tell WBRZ that the train was carrying potentially flammable liquids. No injuries have been reported at this time.


This is a developing story. Stay with WWL-TV and for updates as new information becomes available.