ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ill. (KSDK) — Emergency crews are responding to a train derailment and fire in Dupo.
A spokesperson for St. Clair County Emergency Management said they received a call just after 12:30 p.m. for a train derailment and fire in the 2400 block of Carondelet Avenue.
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The train is a Union Pacific train. Officials said they don’t know what the train was carrying.
Officials said they are not aware of any injuries.
Smoke from the fire can be seen for miles.
This is a developing story and will be updated as 5 On Your Side receives more information.