Train derails east of Globe

Around 11:15 this morning, an Arizona Eastern Railway train traveling through Globe derailed 11 railcars carrying copper concentrate. The derailment took place near the State Route 77 overpass east of Globe.There were no injuries, and no crossings are blocked. A railway spokesman said the safety of cleanup crews on the scene, was their first priority. Cleanup is expected to take up to three days. The cause of the incident is currently under investigation.