Train derails near Canada-Minn. border
Some residents of Emerson, Manitoba, on the border with Minnesota were evacuated after a train derailed in town, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said Tuesday.
Police responded around 7:30 a.m. and found that two cars containing unscented propane had derailed. However, they didn’t detect any leaks.
No one was injured and there was no fire.
As a precaution, emergency responders evacuated the 40 residents who live within about 100 yards of the derailment.