REPUBLIC COUNTY (KSNT) – Multiple train cars have derailed and are upright blocking Highway 36 in Republic County, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

Kansas Highway trooper Ben Gardner tweeted news about an injury crash just west of Courtland involving a commercial motor vehicle and a train at 9:02 a.m.

The Belleville Telescope reported US HWY 36 will be closed for an indefinite amount of time. Fog may have been contributing cause to the crash.

A Belleville telescope reporter on the scene reported the driver of the semi had only minor injuries.

Highway 36 in Republic County is closed, according to

Highway 36 is marked closed on, at 10:10 a.m.

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KSNT will update this story as more information becomes available.