The Canadian Press

2001-04-12 | Train Derailment

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A horrific scene in Stewiacke, Nova Scotia. Ten cars on a Via Rail passenger train jumped the tracks on April 12th -- two of them crashing through a feed store. Canadian Press reporter Steve Lambert said many people felt it was a miracle everyone survived. (More than 20 people were injured. A few were seriously hurt, and were airlifted to hospital in Halifax.)

Date: 2001-04-12
Placeline: STEWIACKE, Nova Scotia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 20 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << one of the rail cars is now mangled it crashed through the feed store and ended up a twisted wreck its back wheels pointing skywards there were four people inside the feed store just moments before the crash they heard a rumble and ran out seconds before the train ran through the building demolishing half of it >>