GATINEAU, QC, June 29, 2012 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of
Canada (TSB) is deploying an investigator to the site of a pipeline
accident near the Nig Compressor Station located north of Fort St.
John, British Columbia. The ruptured pipeline transports sour natural
gas with a hydrogen sulphide (H2S). There are no injuries reported at
this time. The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence.
The TSB is an independent agency that investigates marine, pipeline,
railway and aviation transportation occurrences. 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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