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No injuries reported for train accident near Chicago

A 72-car freight train travelling to Chicago from Canada derailed in Buffalo Grove, Illinois, effecting 5000 passengers. Commuters affected by the train accident are being advised by Metra to take the Milwaukee District North Line of find an alternative way of transportation. The Metra North Central Line is not expected to resume service today. While two of the cars were carrying sulfur, a toxic and hazardous material, it does not pose a danger to the public. No evacuations or injuries have been reported in conjunction with the derailment. For the full stroy, click here.