Amtrak Derails Near Hermann
The train was traveling from Saint Louis to Kansas City when it derailed about 10:00 a.m.
"Several of the wheels came off the track, [but] it didn't tip over. It was still upright," said Gasconade County Sheriff Randy Esphorst.
After the derailment, passengers stayed on board in coaches that were still on the tracks. Amtrak called in another train to take them to their destinations. Despite the delay, Amtrak said all trains are back on schedule.
Investigators are still trying to find what caused the derailment.