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Train engine catches fire while passing through Van Zandt County Saturday evening

GRAND SALINE, Texas (KETK) - Traffic was stopped in Grand Saline Saturday after a train engine caught fire on the tracks. 

It happened early in the evening near the Highway 80 and Silver Lake intersection.

Witnesses reported seeing small amounts of smoke coming off the front of the train engine, as crews worked to contain it. 

The small blaze was put out quickly, but crews stayed at the scene for several hours to investigate what caused the fire. 

That is something that has not been revealed. 

No one was injured. 

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