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Runaway train stopped after officer jumps on it in Nogales

Posted: 1:42 PM, Jan 09, 2017
Updated: 2017-01-10 00:59:35Z
Runaway train stopped after officer jumps on
Runaway train stopped after officer jumps on

A runaway train was stopped in Nogales after officers jumped on the train to stop it. 

According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a runaway train hit the gate of the DeConcini crossing on Monday morning around 10:30 a.m. 

The train was moving, but at a slow speed which allowed an officer to jump onto the train; the emergency brake was deployed. 

There were no injuries reported during the incident, and damage to the port was minimal. 

No other information is available. Stay with ABC15 for updates.