Train blocks busy railroad crossings in Fenton after coming apart

Police say several busy railroad crossings in Fenton are blocked by this train, which came apart and cannot move. (photo by Dan Davis)
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FENTON (WJRT) UPDATE: The Fenton Police Department says the train began moving again around 2:30 p.m. and all railroad crossings in the city reopened.

(12/27/2019) - A train came apart in the Fenton area, blocking several busy railroad crossings in the city.

A photo taken near the Fenton Car Wash on Lincoln Street shows two cars detached around 1 p.m.

Police say the train was blocking the following crossings:
-- Howard Street.
-- Lemen Street.
-- Silver Lake Road.
-- Leroy Street.
-- Main Street.
-- Lincoln Street.
-- Adelaide Street.
-- Beach Street.

Only the Poplar Street crossing was open within the Fenton city limits.

There was no word on what caused the train cars to detach.