UPDATE: Train derailment road closures still in place in Escambia County, Ala.

A train derailed in Escambia County, Alabama on Wednesday evening, closing roads along its path.

Highway 31 from Canoe, Al to Sardis Church Road has remained closed as of Thursday morning.

According to, the official detour is Highway 112 in Flomaton to I-65 back to Highway 31 in Atmore.

The target reopening time for the highway is 4 p.m.

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