Contamination concerns follow weekend train derailment near Sioux Lookout

  • Posted on: 13 January 2016
  • By: terrymoreau

Details are just coming to light now about a train derailment near Sioux Lookout over the weekend.  

Officials from CN Rail now confirm that 29 cars went off the tracks on Saturday morning. 

The derailment occurred about 16 kilometres from the Lac Seul First Nation. 

Chief Clifford Bull says he went to the remote site to see what was happening, because he was concerned about contamination of their traditional territory.