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NTSB to Determine Cause of Casselton, North Dakota, Oil Train Derailment, Fire
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 NTSB to Determine Cause of Casselton, North Dakota, Oil Train Derailment, Fire

 

WHAT:
The National Transportation Safety Board will meet Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, to determine the probable cause of the derailment of a train carrying crude oil in Casselton, North Dakota, Dec. 30, 2013. The accident caused approximately 476,000 gallons of oil to spill and burn and forced the evacuation of more than 1,400 area residents.

WHEN:
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, 9:30 a.m. ET

WHERE:
NTSB Board Room and Conference Center
429 L’Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC

WHO:
NTSB Board members

LIVE WEBCAST:
A link to the webcast will be available at http://ntsb.capitolconnection.org/ shortly before the start of the meeting.

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CONTACT US: Media Relations Division | 490 L'Enfant Plaza, SW | Washington, DC 20594
(202) 314-6100 | NTSB Media Relations | www.ntsb.gov
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Contact: NTSB Media Relations
490 L'Enfant Plaza, SW
Washington, DC 20594
Eric Weiss
(202) 314-6100
eric.weiss@ntsb.gov

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