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Investigation under way into New Jersey train derailment, chemical leak

Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash, in Paulsboro, New Jersey, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash, in Paulsboro, New Jersey, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash, in Paulsboro, New Jersey, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton
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Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash, in Paulsboro, New Jersey, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash, in Paulsboro, New Jersey, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash, in Paulsboro, New Jersey, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton
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Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash in Paulsboro, New Jersey November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash in Paulsboro, New Jersey November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash in Paulsboro, New Jersey November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton
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Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash, in Paulsboro, New Jersey, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash, in Paulsboro, New Jersey, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Derailed freight train cars sit semi-submerged in the waters of Mantua Creek after a train crash, in Paulsboro, New Jersey, November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton
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