Central Maine & Quebec Railway (CNW Group/Central Maine & Quebec Railway)
HERMON, ME, Aug. 11, 2015 /CNW/ - Central Maine & Quebec Railway (CMQ) experienced a minor derailment in the Farnham rail yard in Quebec late Monday evening. Fifteen empty boxcars derailed on a siding in the yard. No hazardous materials were involved in the derailment and there were no injuries to CMQ employees or the public. Two public crossing were blocked for a short period of time but were quickly cleared. CMQ officials are still determining the cause of the derailment and the process of resuming operations is already underway.