September 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
OTTAWA A runaway train that blew up in a Quebec town, killing 47 people, was hauling a more flammable, gasoline-like fuel than the crude oil it was supposed to be carrying, raising questions about how accurately dangerous goods are identified on North American railroads, Canadian investigators said on Wednesday. Continue Reading
August 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK A team investigating the deadly oil train derailment and explosion in Canada was sent to a New Town oil terminal last week to see how the tanker cars were loaded. Continue Reading
July 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic
DEWEY (AP) Train traffic has resumed near the southwestern South Dakota community of Dewey after a derailment.
April 2, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
A train that derailed north of Parkers Prairie last Wednesday didn’t spill as much oil as initially estimated, according to officials with the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and Canadian Pacific. Continue Reading
February 28, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
RITTER, Iowa (AP) No injuries have been reported in the derailment of a freight train in northwest Iowa. Continue Reading
November 2, 2012 in West Central Tribune
CLARA CITY BNSF Railway officials are cleaning up the scene of a train car derailment that happened Thursday southwest of Clara City. Continue Reading
September 20, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Two locomotives run off track in same area as January derailment.
August 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic
ISMAY, Mont. (AP) Several rail cars are burning in an unpopulated area of eastern Montana after a freight train derailed.
July 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic
WENDTE (AP) As much as 40 gallons of diesel fuel spilled in a train derailment in central South Dakota. Continue Reading
July 11, 2012 in West Central Tribune
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Part of a freight train carrying ethanol derailed and caught fire in Ohio’s capital city early Wednesday, shooting flames skyward into the darkness and prompting the evacuation of a mile-wide area as firefighters and hazardous materials crews monitored the blaze.ff Continue Reading