CN freight train off the tracks in west Manitoba
CN Rail crews are dealing with a derailed freight train in western Manitoba, near the boundary with Saskatchewan.
Warren Chandler, a spokesman for CN Rail, told CBC News Saturday that a train left the tracks near Uno, Man., about 20 kilometres from Saskatchewan.
Chandler said 11 bulk containers loaded with general, non-hazardous merchandise were spilled as a result of the derailment. Another 33 empty containers also fell over.
There were no injuries and investigators are on scene.
There was no word on the cause.