BREWSTER TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – Fire crews from several departments battled a train fire in Stark County on Monday night.
The fire happened just before 6 p.m. in Brewster Township, which is just south of Massillon.
At least two cars on a train derailed and caught fire. About 500 people living nearby were told to go to Fairless High School as a precaution.
The train was carrying hazardous materials. There have been no reports of any injuries at this time.
It is unknown what caused the train to derail.