Train carrying oil, gas derails west of Edmonton: TSB

The Canadian Press
October 19, 2013

GAINFORD, Alta. - The Transportation Safety Board is investigating after a CN train carrying oil and gas derailed west of Edmonton.

The agency says 13 cars — four carrying petroleum crude oil and nine carrying liquefied petroleum gas — came off the tracks in the hamlet of Gainford.

Residents say the entire community has been evacuated.

(CHED, The Canadian Press)