GATINEAU, QC, Jan. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of
Canada (TSB) is deploying an investigator to the site of a rail
accident near Tilley, Alberta. At approximately 15:25 MST, on Saturday
19 January, a CP freight train struck a tanker truck carrying crude
oil. The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence.
The TSB is an independent agency that advances transportation safety by
investigating occurrences in the marine, pipeline, rail and air modes
of transportation. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation
safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or
determine civil or criminal liability.
SOURCE: Transportation Safety Board of Canada
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