In the spirit of newsworthy crashes with NO fatalities…Dramatic video captures the fiery train derailment outside Cassleton, North Dakota. Residents have been told to stay indoors as a precaution.
Look at this train derailment in North Dakota! Two locals, Darrin Raddermacher and Ben Holbert were quick to break out a recording device just in time to catch the immense explosion:
Witnesses said that the heat energy from the spectacular explosion could be felt in a house, miles away. The huge fireball rose hundreds of feet in the air. Fortunately, there were no fatalities or injuries.
An oil train and a train carrying grain were involved. The wreck occurred in the afternoon, on December 30, 2013, in sub-zero weather.
Soon after the train dispatcher responsible for setting these trains on their destructive course saw the crash broadcast on the local news he got a call from his boss at the head office in Fargo, requesting his presence there right away. He thought to himself, Hmmm. I wonder what this could be about?
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- Train collision in North Dakota sets oil rail cars ablaze (scooprocket.com)
- Smoke plumes, ‘fireball’ at scene of train derailment in North Dakota (fromthetrenchesworldreport.com)
- Train collision in North Dakota sets oil rail cars ablaze – Reuters (reuters.com)
- Train collision in North Dakota sets oil rail cars ablaze (bangordailynews.com)