Danger on the tracks: Unsafe rail cars carry oil through U.S. towns
(Source: NBC News, September 5, 2013)
NEW YORK — The number of freight trains carrying oil across America has soared in the past five years, but federal officials warn that the massive steel tank cars that carry most of that oil through towns and past schools – the same cars that exploded in Quebec this summer, killing 47 -- may be unsafe and prone to rupture.
Full story: NBC News
Friday, September 06, 2013
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