At approximately 830 Saturday morning a freight train heading north through the city of Scottsburg Derailed losing five cars. The derailment did not involve any chemicals spills or result in any injuries. the freight cars were carrying automobiles. The cars came off the track directly behind the Old corn factory and had traffic blocked at railroad crossings South to the Lovers Ln Crossing. The cause of the derailment is under investigation and clean up will take several days.