Close window
MyNorthwest.com

Train carrying oil, gas derails west of Edmonton
This photo provided by Royal Canadian Mounted Police, emergency crews work a massive fire after a CN tanker train carrying oil and gas derailed in Gainford, Alberta, Canada, west of Edmonton on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013. Canadian National spokesman Louis-Antoine Paquin said 13 cars, four carrying petroleum crude oil and nine loaded with liquified petroleum gas, came off the tracks around 1 a.m. local time in the hamlet of Gainford, about 50 miles (80 kilometers) from Edmonton. The entire community of roughly 100 people was evacuated. (AP Photo/RCMP via The Canadian Press)

Close this window   |   See more photo galleries   |   Return to MyNorthwest.com