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National Transportation Safety Board
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NTSB ADDING INTERVIEW TRANSCRIPTS TO PUBLIC DOCKET FOR SAN BRUNO PIPELINE ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION

April 14, 2011

As part of its continuing investigation into the pipeline rupture and explosion that occurred in San Bruno, Calif., on Sept. 9, 2010, the National Transportation Safety Board has added additional items to the public accident docket.

One photograph and 13 interview transcripts totaling more than 500 pages have been added to the docket. The information being released is factual in nature and does not provide any analysis. It is available now at http://go.usa.gov/TXR. (To find the items released today, navigate to page 13 of the docket list of contents; all 13 interview transcripts are on pages 13-14; the photograph is on page 15.)

Additional material will be added to the docket as it becomes available. Analysis of the accident, along with conclusions and a determination of probable cause, will come at a later date when the final report on the investigation is completed.

This is a document release only; no interviews will be conducted.

RELATED MATERIAL:

San Bruno pipeline accident public fact-finding hearing webpage: http://go.usa.gov/TXv

Media contact:
Peter Knudson
202-314-6100
peter.knudson@ntsb.gov

 

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