Let’s rewind to Friday, February 3rd, when a train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio, caused a massive fire and subsequent explosions.
According to reports, the train was carrying around 100 oil tanker cars when it derailed and crashed into a gas station.
Anyone within a 1-mile radius of the derailment site was under mandatory evacuation.
The train was shipping cargo, including hazardous materials, from Madison, Illinois, to Conway, Pennsylvania.
Here’s some of the footage the night of the train derailment:
Train derailment has caused a massive fire and explosion in East Palestine, Ohio, which is NW of Pittsburgh
The train was carrying more than 100 oil tanker cars when it derailed and crashed into a gas station.Nearby neighborhoods are under mandatory evacuation.