The Hopewell Crossing on Route 68 (near Cherokee Run Landfill) was closed Sunday afternoon because of a train fire east of the tracks.
The Bellefontaine Fire Department reports that a traction motor on an eastbound CSX locomotive caught on fire around 4:30.
No one was injured.
The fire caused about $100,000 worth of damage.
Crews were on scene for about 90 minutes.
The crossing was closed for about two hours.