Well, it was in Canada. We Americans are famously immune to news of the rest of the world -- even when it's about 10 miles from the border.
We should really get over that. This was horrible.
I read in the WSJ that the oil was from North Dakota and the RR was headquartered in Illinois. The refinery to which the oil was headed was Irving Oil of Canada, in St John New Brunswick.
If this was anything other than an oil train, this would be top headlines across the USA and Canada.