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Lac-Megantic Train Derailment: Engineer Under Investigation

The Lac-Megantic train derailment that destroyed the town’s center in Quebec last weekend is still under investigation, and now the engineer responsible for setting the brakes on the train has been fired. More than 50 people are feared dead after the train–which was carrying highly flammable crude oil–rolled downhill, derailed, and crashed into Lac-Megantic’s downtown area last weekend, although investigators …

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