FRA: Failure to maintain track led to Oregon oil train accident

Union Pacific's failure to maintain track and equipment led to the June 3 derailment of a crude oil train, a fire, and a 1,100-bbl spill near the town of Mosier, Ore., the Federal Railway Administration (FRA) said in a June 23 preliminary finding (OGJ Online, June 8, 2016).

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