Train Derailment Closes Janesville Intersection for Two Hours

A busy intersection near downtown Janesville is back open after a train derailment Friday afternoon blocked traffic in the area.

MGN Online

JANESVILLE (WIFR) -- A busy intersection near downtown Janesville is back open after a train derailment Friday afternoon blocked traffic in the area.

Janesville Police say the train tipped over shortly after 3pm at the five point’s intersection on the city's near west side.

No one was hurt and officers say the train did not spill any chemicals or harmful products.

Everything was cleaned up in about two hours.


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