Five people were injured in a crash involving 2 freight trains Thursday near Two Harbors, authorities said.
Two trains, both belonging to CN, collided head-on about 13 miles north of Two Harbors, sending 5 crew members to the hospital. The extent of the injuries was unknown, according to the Star Tribune.
The Pioneer Press reported that each train had three locomotives, all of which derailed, but stayed upright. Fifteen cars filled with iron ore pellets derailed from one train, while the other train had two empty cars derailed.