No deaths after train derails in Alberta


There have been no injuries or casualties reported after a train derailed in the Canadian province of Alberta.

According to a government spokesperson, nearby residents were evacuated for fear of chemical exposure.

Road and highway access were also disrupted as local police and firefighters worked to move the train.

The incident caused part of the Trans-Canada highway to be shut down.

More from International

Coming Up on Dubai Eye

  • Off Script with Chris & Robbie

    5:00pm - 8:00pm

    The UAE’s alternative take on news, entertainment and sport. Join Chris, Robbie and Sonal as they cut through the clutter to bring you the news, entertainment and sport stories that actually matter.

  • The Business Breakfast Night Cap

    8:00pm - 9:00pm

    When business at breakfast just isn’t enough… we bring you an extra helping of broadcasting favourites, Brandy Scott and Richard Dean.

On Dubai Eye

Business Breakfast