Derailment on Huron Central Railway

MONTREAL, Nov. 2, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Huron Central Railway (HCRY) confirms that in the evening of November 1st, at approximately 10:50 PM, a derailment occurred on the HCRY line in the boundaries of the town of Spanish, in the province of Ontario. Three locomotives and 13 cars have derailed; 8 cars were carrying limestone slurry and the other five were empty. No dangerous goods were released nor spilled. The derailment site is locked down and secured. No one was injured.  An investigation is underway to determine the cause of the derailment.

The Huron Central Railway (HCRY) is a 173-mile short line freight railroad operating in the northern part of Ontario that interchanges with Canadian National and Canadian Pacific.

 

SOURCE Huron Central Railway

For further information: Huron Central Railway Inc., Claudine Bois, 514-948-6985, cbois@gwrr.com

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