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(NEW YORK) — A Long Island Railroad (LIRR) commuter train derailed at Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn, New York, Wednesday morning.

Officials said 18 people suffered minor injuries; none were serious.

The train apparently hit the platform or a bumper at a very low speed, according to New York’s Office of Emergency Management.

The crash happened around 8:30 a.m. The terminal is located near the Barclays Center.

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