Alberta Train Derailment

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20 Train Cars Jump The Tracks In Alberta

WETASKIWIN, Alta. - About 20 cars that were part of a CP Rail train hauling potash have derailed near Wetaskiwin, Alta. CP Rail spokesman Jeremy Berry says in an email that it happened Sunday morning...
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Another Train Derailment

NITON JUNCTION, Alta. - Several cars loaded with stone in a Canadian National Railway freight have derailed in west-central Alberta.RCMP say the accident happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday just north o...
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Another Train Derails

PINCHER CREEK, Alta. - Several cars in a Canadian Pacific Railway freight have derailed in southern Alberta — the second accident in the region involving a CP train in less than a week.Salem Woodrow,...
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Train Derails

SLAVE LAKE, Alta. - Nine cars filled with lumber on a Canadian National train have derailed just west of the main street in Slave Lake, Alta.Resident Steve Anderson says the derailment happened just a...
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Gainford Residents Return Home

GAINFORD, Alta. - With a huge sense of relief and a titch of lingering worry, 126 residents of Gainford, Alta., returned to their homes Tuesday, four days after a terrifying and explosive train derail...
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Train Accidents In The Last Six Months

Here is a look at some of the accidents involving trains in Canada since May of 2013: Oct. 19, 2013 — Thirteen CN tanker cars — four laden with petroleum crude oil and nine carrying liquefied petroleu...