Lac-Megantic Disaster: Engineer Blamed For Canada Blast

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A train operator's boss has blamed a local engineer for a runaway train that derailed and exploded in a Quebec town, killing at least 20 people.
 
 
A train operator's boss has blamed a local engineer for a runaway train that derailed and exploded in a Quebec town, killing at least 20 people.
 
Rail World head Edward Burkhardt said he did not believe the last engineer had set a series of hand brakes, despite his protestations. Residents heckled Mr Burkhardt as he visited the town of Lac-Megantic.
 
 
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