PROVIDENCE (CBS) – A train derailment has shut down part of a busy road in Providence.
A freight train from Worcester jumped the tracks around 1 a.m. Wednesday and crashed through a concrete barrier and fence before finally stopping in the middle of Allens Avenue.READ MORE: Target Will Once Again Require Some Employees To Wear Face Masks
Part of that road will likely be closed for the day.READ MORE: Surveillance Video Shows Suspect Smashing Into, Running From Franklin Jewelry Store During Robbery
Authorities say at least one car carrying about 30,000 gallons of ethanol went off the tracks.
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Police do not believe any of the chemical spilled.