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CN employee dies after being hit by train in eastern Saskatchewan

(Source: Reuters, November 19, 2013)

TISDALE, Sask. — A Canadian National Railway employee was killed in a train accident near the small northeastern town of Tisdale, Saskatchewan, Canada's largest railroad confirmed on Tuesday. The Transportation Safety Board of Canada, which has an investigator traveling to the accident site, said the CN crew member was killed during a yard switching movement.

Full story: Reuters

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

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