Train Derailment in Dupo IL Smoke Visible for 40 miles, Ethanol cars burning

Train Derailment in Dupo IL Smoke Visible for 40 miles, Ethanol cars burning

A freight/Fuel train has derailed in Duplo, Illinois and several rail cars full of ethanol have exploded and are burning. Local fire department is calling every tanker/ladder truck in two counties to get water supplies to fight the fires.

This is a developing story, updates to appear below . . .

3:04 PM EDT -- Ten tankers enroute. Requesting more.