Total amount of oil spilled in St. Lazare train crash reduced: TSB

Investigators have reduced their tally of how much oil spilled when a Canadian National freight train derailed last month on a western Manitoba ranch.Earlier this month, the Transportation Safety Board said at least one million litres of petroleum crude was released Feb. 16 when 37 tanker cars went off the tracks near the small community of St. Lazare.On Friday, the board revised that number down to 820,000 litres.Investigators say the oil spilled from at least 14 of the derailed tanker cars and most of the crude was contained in alow-lying…

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TSB urges better communication after Via Rail train derailment in Saskatchewan

The Transportation Safety Board (TSB) is urging authorities to communicate better after a Via Rail train derailment in eastern Saskatchewan last summer.Two crew members sustained minor injuries in the crash, which happened early on July 5, 2018, north of Hudson Bay.Story continues belowRelated

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