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.