Trouble On The Tracks

© Cathy M. Gromball

Trouble On The Tracks

William C. Raco level-classic August 05, 2007

Wow, great photojournalism, Cathy
Looks like an inaccessible spot for rescue
Glad to hear no one was hurt.
Where is this?

Bill #706901

Cathy M. Gromball August 05, 2007

Thank you, Bill. This is in Prince George, BC, Canada. They have investigators up here this morning to try to figure out what went wrong, and to assess damage, etc. Early reports suggested that someone may have forgotten to switch the tracks, causing the two trains to collide head on. After bringing in a water bomber and spraying retardent, the fire has burned out as of this morning. It could have been a lot more serious, because some of the cars were tankers filled with fuel. They managed to hook the cars which were not involved to another set of engines and remove them from the scene. For a small city of 70,000 people, it was the highlight of an otherwise lazy Saturday morning and afternoon. #4604239

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict August 05, 2007

resentation here Cathy...Dominick #4604505

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict August 05, 2007

Great presentation and capture here Cathy...Dominick #4604506

Cathy M. Gromball August 09, 2007

Thank you, Dominick!

Cathy :) #4624341

Dr Silly level-classic August 13, 2007

Wow, looks like Jimmy Olsen at work. Wonderful cature Cathy. :O)
#4642088

Cathy M. Gromball August 16, 2007

Thank you, Dr Silly!

Cathy :) #4656591


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Two trains collided here yesterday. Thank God no one was injured or killed!

Uploaded on August 05, 2007


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