Minor Train Derailment near Birken - No Threat to Public Safety

Sep 04, 2017
Affected Communities: 
Electoral Area C

Affected Communities: 
Birken, Electoral Area C

Minor train derailment at Gates Lake near Birken, in Electoral Area C. No dangerous goods involved and no threat to public safety. CN Rail are responding. Please use caution and obey the instructions of first responders if you are in this area. 

Questions or Concerns?

Please contact:

Ryan Wainwright, SLRD Emergency Program Manager (telephone: 604-698-6442, email: rwainwright@slrd.bc.ca)

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