Quebec Train Derailment
Firemen looked at the smouldering remains of a derailed train strewn among the town centre of Lac-MÈgantic early Sunday morning. Three people have now been declared dead and dozens remain missing after a train derailment caused a...More
July 07, 2013 License
An oil boom containing thousands of liters of crude oil floats along the bank of Lac-MÈganticnext to the derailment site Tuesday afternoon.
July 09, 2013 License
Workers drag an oil boom on Lac-MÈgantic Tuesday afternoon following the massive derailment that sent thousand of liters of oil into the lake and down the ChaudiËre River.
Crude oil from the Lac-MÈgantic spill flowed down the ChaudiËre River Tuesday afternoon threatening towns and ecosystems downstream.
A worker directs crude oil into a pump on the edge of Lac-MÈgantic Tuesday afternoon in front of the explosion zone. Saturday's derailment sent thousands of liters of crude into Lac-MÈgantic and down the ChaudiËre River threatening...More
A mobile labratory operated between oil spill booms and the derailed train inLac-MÈgantic Tuesday afternoon. Saturday's derailment sent thousands of liters of crude into Lac-MÈgantic and down the ChaudiËre River threatening towns and...More
An RCMP officer secures a grouping of locomotives that were involved in the Lac-MÈgantic derailment on the tracks leading to the crash sight. The area is being considered a crime scene.
Ginette Cameron holds a photo of her daughter GeneviËve Breton inside of her Quebec home. Breton has been missing and is presumed dead train derailment caused a massive fire in Lac-MÈgantic, Quebec early Saturday morning. Breton was an...More
Search teams carry a large white bag out of the rubble in the town centre of Lac-MÈgantic during their search for the dead Monday evening. 40 more are missing after a train derailment caused a massive explosion early Saturday morning.
July 08, 2013 License