According to the latest data, has done without victims.
In the canadian city of Port Coquitlam, British Columbia at the crossing was a large-scale accident. A freight train carrying chemicals, rammed a tanker truck carrying ethyl alcohol. About it reports TV channel CBC.
The accident occurred on the territory of the transport depot, which is owned by CN. According to preliminary data, the accident resulted in no victims. But clashes broke out large – scale fire- lit and spirtovoj and several cars of a train.
According to the company CN freight train carrying toxic cargo. But there is a danger of explosions. Currently the evacuation of residents in the surrounding houses within a radius of 1 km from the scene. Other information has yet been received.
Users sotssetey posted a video from the scene.
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Port Coquitlam is located about 30 km East of Vancouver, the largest city in the region.