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Mudslide hits CN train in the Pine Pass

A former BC Rail locomotive now owned by CN hauling tank cars near Fort St. John. Photo by Chris Newton
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CHETWYND, B.C. – A mudslide in the Pine Pass has derailed a CN train near Hasler Gas Plant.

According to Peace FM in Chetwynd, the District of Chetwynd and Peace River Regional District were notified about the incident Friday morning.  The mudslide hit the two lead locomotives.

CN Rail personnel are on site and working to remove the mudslide debris.  At this time there is no indication that diesel fuel is leaking into the Pine River.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.  If you have information about this incident you’d like to share, email news@moosefm.ca

 

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