An Edmonton train has derailed of the tracks Friday Afternoon. Earlier a train had derailed in Ellerslie road and Gateway Blvd. Police was on scene and have determined that their was no threat to public safety. They also estimated that the road in both directions will be closed for several hours.
EFRS crews were sent out and 9 crews have arrived on scene. A hazedous response team had arrived on scene, and are clearing the situation. CP officials are also on scene and have said that the train were carrying items in bulk, potentially grain or wheat.