BREAKING!!! Evacuation after train derails in southern Canada, catches fire


B00Mer
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Evacuation after train derails in southern Canada, catches fire

Evacuation has been ordered in Canada's province of Saskatchewan after a freight train derailed, catching fire and releasing a giant cloud of black smoke.

The CN Rail derailment occurred near the town of Wadena Tuesday morning, CBC News said. A small community of Clair is now being evacuated.

There have so far been no reports of any injuries or damage in the community.


Major train derailment and fire near Wadena, Sask. Major train derailment and fire near Wadena, Sask. - Saskatchewan - CBC News

The Saskatchewan officials could not immediately say what the train was carrying, but said that the hazardous materials crews moved out to scene.

According to the witnesses, at least 12 cars derailed during the incident, with the flames being at least 30 meters high, CKOM radio reports.


BREAKING: CN freight train carrying hazardous material has derailed in east Wadena, SK. Pic courtesy: Wadena News.


Oil tanker explodes after Major train derailment near Wadena, Saskatchewan, #Canada

source: Evacuation after train derails in Canada, catches fire ? RT News

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In Petro's back yard..
 
Cannuck
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Thank Gawd there is only 6 people in Saskatchewan. Got them all out in an Astro Van.
 
B00Mer
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Quote: Originally Posted by Cannuck View Post

Thank Gawd there is only 6 people in Saskatchewan. Got them all out in an Astro Van.

LOL Yeah..
 
MHz
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Even when they say you could see the smoke from 100 miles you have to take the location into account. Is rail how they move the oil from some of the exploration wells?
 
Locutus
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seems like a wee one as far as they go. but remember, this is from a twitter feed and some folks don't believe in that sh!t.



https://twitter.com/GlobalSaskatoon/...91811266797569
 
B00Mer
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Lucky nobody killed.. that's all the really matter.. the rest is insured and can be cleaned up.
 
Kreskin
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Quote: Originally Posted by MHz View Post

Even when they say you could see the smoke from 100 miles you have to take the location into account. Is rail how they move the oil from some of the exploration wells?

In Saskatchewan you can see a dog walking 100 miles away.
 
Nuggler
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Quote: Originally Posted by Kreskin View Post

In Saskatchewan you can see a dog walking 100 miles away.

That's how they get their runaway dogs back
 

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