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Tiny Town train crash: No evidence of criminal behavior found, says Jeffco Sheriff's Office

Yesterday's train derailment at Tiny Town was hardly kids stuff, with well over a dozen injuries reported, ranging from scratches and scrapes to broken bones.

But while personnel at the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office can't say precisely what happened to spur the accident, they're confident at this point that nothing criminal took place.

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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