Drone Footage Shows Train Derailment in Iowa

May 17, 2021 02:49 PM
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A Union Pacific train hauling hazardous materials derailed and caught fire in Iowa, Sunday, May 16, forcing the 80 people to evacuate. 

The Sibley, Iowa fire chief told local radio that the train was carrying 80 people. 

An area of five miles around the derailment was evacuated as a precaution. 

Union Pacific said there were no injuries to the crew. (REUTERS)