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An outpouring of support for families of B.C. train crash victims

(Source: Canadian Press, February 6, 2019)

CALGARY — A veteran Canadian Pacific Railway engineer says railroaders are supporting each other after a derailment in the Rocky Mountains this week claimed three of their own. “All the people I work with are incredible professionals and we take care of each other and watch each other,” Carl Schnurr of Calgary said Wednesday. “Because we try and take care of each other so much, this just hurts even more,” Schnurr said. Schnurr has set up a GoFundMe campaign called the Laggan Relief Fund for families of the victims. “We need to take care of these families. I can’t stress that enough,” Schnurr said. “Their lives are changed forever.”

Full story: The Province

Thursday, February 7, 2019

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