Police: 24 bodies now found in Quebec train derailment, explosions; 1st identification made

  • Article by: DAVE CRARY , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 11, 2013 - 6:10 PM

LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec — The first victim of a runaway oil train's explosive derailment in a Quebec town was identified Thursday, more than five days since the disaster, which left behind a scorched scene so dangerous that it slowed the search for 50 people presumed dead.

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