A train reportedly carrying crude oil has derailed and exploded into a massive fireball in Lynchburg, Virginia, and the surrounding area has been evacuated:

Here are some photos and video of the derailment aftermath:

Wow guys. The train derailed right outside my building. Pray that no one is hurt. #lynchburg

A video posted by Sheri Felipe (@sherifelipe) on

Fortunately so far no injuries have been reported.