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CPR freight train derails in Saskatchewan

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. – Canadian Pacific Railway says strong plow winds caused the derailment of a train in southern Saskatchewan on Thursday night.

Spokeswoman Salem Woodrow said it happened about 7:30 p.m. 174 more words

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CP train derails east of Swift Current

REGINA – Canadian Pacific Railway says strong plow winds caused the derailment of a train in southern Saskatchewan on Thursday night.

Spokeswoman Salem Woodrow said it happened about 7:30 p.m. 174 more words

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Lawyers for accused in Lac-Megantic disaster want charges dropped

MONTREAL – Criminal charges against two men accused in the Lac-Megantic tragedy should be dropped, their union and lawyers argued Thursday.

Train engineer Tom Harding, railway traffic controller Richard Labrie and Jean Demaitre, the manager of train operations, are each charged with 47 counts of criminal negligence causing death — one for each victim of the July 2013 train derailment. 539 more words

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Final Report On Paulsboro Derailment Released

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board has released its final report on systemic flaws leading up to a 2012 train derailment that leaked a dangerous gas in southern New Jersey. 297 more words

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NTSB Provides New Insight Into The 2013 CSX Train Crash, Explosion In Rosedale

ROSEDALE, Md. (WJZ)—The NTSB opens up hundreds of pages of documents detailing the train and truck collision in Rosedale one year ago that caused a fiery explosion and weeks of cleanup. 587 more words

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Train cars carrying propane derail in Emerson

Parts of Emerson are being evacuated after a train derailed in the community Tuesday morning.

Two cars containing unscented propane derailed near 5th Street East and Taylor Avenue around 7:30 a.m., according to Emerson RCMP. 38 more words

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Train cars derail near Co-op refinery

REGINA – A CN Rail train derailed early Wednesday morning near the Co-op refinery complex in Regina.

CN spokesperson Emily Hamer said all eight train cars were empty and confirmed the derailment happened on the rail company’s tracks during switching operations. 21 more words

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