Wind blows several East Texas train cars off bridge

LUFKIN, Texas (KXAN) — The cleanup continues in East Texas following severe weather Saturday night.

Strong winds blew several train cars off a bridge in Lufkin.

The train cars crashed onto the highway below, forcing the road to shut down.

The cars were empty so there was no cargo to offload and luckily no one was hurt. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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