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Derailment spills diesel, injures two in southeast Wisconsin

A train derailment in Wisconsin has left two people injured and spilled several thousand gallons of diesel fuel after a possible collision with a second train.


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July 24, 2014 by Hazmat Management

A train derailment in Wisconsin has left two people injured and spilled several thousand gallons of diesel fuel after a possible collision with a second train.

The July 20, 2014 accident involved trains from Canadian National Railway Co. and Wisconsin & Southern.

Some 100 nearby homes were evacuated as officials responded to the scene.

The cause of the derailment remains under investigation.