Train Derailment Causes Chemical Leak

No Injuries Reported

A train has derailed in the Town of Superior and authorities are working to clean a flammable chemical leak.

Authorities tell us the chemical leak is now contained and no injuries have been reported.

Officials confirm a BNSF train derailed at the Pokegama Rail Yard around 12:40 a.m.

Four cars were overturned.

Lanes were closed on Wis 35 early Tuesday morning, but now all lanes are open.

There is now hazard to traffic.

Crews are on site to complete clearing the scene.

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