WHERE’S PETE? Another Train Derails, Catches Fire in Minnesota, Buttigieg Says NO VISIT

Another train carrying dangerous cargo derailed and caught fire in Minnesota early Thursday morning, prompting evacuations and emergency measures surrounding the incident.

From USA Today:

A train carrying ethanol derailed early Thursday in rural Minnesota, and several cars caught fire, forcing nearby residents to evacuate homes as a precaution.

The derailment took place at 1 a.m. in the small city of Raymond, the city’s fire department reported. The city is in southwest Kandiyohi County about 110 miles west of Minneapolis.

Homes within a half-mile of the derailment were evacuated, the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.

As of Thursday morning, no injuries had been reported, officials said, and the cause of the derailment was not known.