Approximately 12 passengers are being treated for injuries after an Amtrak train derailed near Niles, Michigan this morning, Amtrak¬†spokesman Marc Magliari said.
None of the injuries is serious, he said.
Train no. 350, eastbound from Chicago, was headed to Pontiac, Michigan. ¬†At about 9:10 a.m., it lost contact with tracks but remained upright.
Some of the injured were treated at the scene; others were treated at a nearby hospital, Magliari said.
Passengers were being taken to another train to continue the trip.
The scene is under investigation, Magliari said.
The accident disrupted train service in western Michigan.