CN freight train derails west of Hope

Chamber of Shipping > Blog > News > Local > CN freight train derails west of Hope

CN Rail service has resumed after a massive derailment involving 60 cars hauling potash on Monday near Hunter Creek. The tracks were cleared by Wednesday and debris is still being removed.  There are no reports of injuries and environmental experts are monitoring the site.  CN says it will continue to engage in the cleanup effort with local stakeholders as well as First Nations. The cause of the accident remains under investigation and drone footage of the accident site is available.

Related Posts

Leave a Reply