Canadian National is investigating what caused a train loaded with iron ore pellets to derail in Two Harbors. CN spokesman Patrick Waldron says 76 of 107 train cars piled up in a rail yard Thursday afternoon.
A cleanup is underway in the southern Minnesota town of Blue Earth, where 17 cars derailed on a train carrying corn, and 10 tipped on their sides.
Sheriff’s officials say 14 cars of a train carrying crude oil derailed in western Minnesota and spilled some of its load.
A freight train has derailed in St. Paul. Union Pacific spokesman Mark Davis says five empty cars of one of their trains derailed upright at about 1:30 p.m. Saturday. He says it was traveling from Chicago to St. Paul and derailed on tracks owned by Burlington Northern Santa Fe.
The last bit of settlement money from a class-action lawsuit over a disastrous train derailment in Minot a decade ago is going to a charity near the site of the wreck.
A Canadian Pacific train derailed near Red Wing, Minn., Sunday morning, causing 19 rail cars to come off the tracks and two to tip over, a spokesperson for the company said.
Some people in the north metro are still dealing with the after effects of a train derailment nearly three months ago.
The Northstar commuter rail serivce, which has been sidelined since Saturday, has finally resumed operations again.
Authorities are on the scene of a bridge that washed out in Fridley due to area flooding and likely caused a train derailment early Saturday morning.
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway is working Monday to clear a main track near Brainerd where 20 cars in a loaded coal train derailed.
Crews continue the cleanup Tuesday of a train derailment in Paynesville.
A freight train derailment in central Minnesota has sent some rail cars into the Crow River.
Railroad officials say no injuries were reported after a freight train carrying lumber and steel derailed in north suburban Chicago.
Authorities are on the scene of a train derailment in Wayzata. It happened around 10 am in the area of Lake Street and Ferndale Road, just west of downtown Wayzata.