In Washington, a leak of hazardous substances after the derailment of a train

In Washington derailed a freight train, a few cars flipped over, one of them has leaked dangerous liquids. This was reported in Twitter of the fire Department of the capital of the United States.

The incident occurred in the northeast of the us capital at the intersection of 9 street and Rhode island Avenue. Later the Ministry reported that the leak was recorded in three cars, but later stressed that confirmed there was only one such case. We are talking about sodium hydroxide. Fire in the accident was not, the authorities also decided to evacuate people.

Reuters, citing local television reports that victims in the incident.

The derailed train is owned by CSX. In her Twitter reported that staff is working on consequences of the accident. The company also confirmed that victims of the derailment of a train was not.