Train derailment east of the I

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If you’re heading east of the I today, you might want to avoid Bain Station Road in Pleasant Prairie.

At about 12:45 p.m., emergency units are responding to a report of a train derailment on the Union Pacific tracks just north of Bain Station Road. The Bain Station crossing is blocked by the train.

The derailment was reported by the railroad. Injuries are unknown. There are hazardous materials on the train, but not where the derailment occurred, according to scanner transmissions.

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