Canada to phase out rail tankers in 3 years in response to Quebec explosion that killed 47

  • Article by: ROB GILLIES , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 23, 2014 - 4:55 PM

TORONTO — Canada said Wednesday it was phasing out the type of rail tankers involved in last summer's massive explosion of a runaway oil train that incinerated much of a town in Quebec, killing 47 people and prompting intense public pressure to make oil trains safer.

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