BNSF Derailment, Oil Spill Near Doon, IA.

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BNSF Derailment, Oil Spill Near Doon, IA.

Unread postby Jochs » Sat Jun 23, 2018 4:51 pm

A BNSF crude oil train derailed yesterday near Doon, IA and leaked thousands of gallons of oil into the Rock River.
https://siouxcityjournal.com/news/local/train-derails-in-northwest-iowa-spills-crude-into-river/article_47efa5cb-0e68-59e2-942b-22bf7403ea50.html
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Re: BNSF Derailment, Oil Spill Near Doon, IA.

Unread postby NSSD70ACe » Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:45 pm

I think the article said something about flooding in the area. I wonder if MoW either missed something or hadn’t gotten there yet, and if the latter is the case, why was that train allowed to continue before an inspection took place?
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