VILLA GROVE, Ill. (WCIA) — Emergency crews in Villa Grove responded to a train car derailment Wednesday night.
It happened around 7:30 p.m. just east of the city’s depot. City officials say all crossings are blocked and people are asked to avoid those areas.
WCIA reporters on the scene saw one car off the rails. It belongs to Union Pacific.
Villa Grove leaders said they’re waiting for Union Pacific officials to help with removal.