Media advisory

Media availability on the investigation into the train derailment and fire near Plaster Rock, New Brunswick

Gatineau, Quebec, 08 January 2014 - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will hold a media availability regarding the investigation into the 7 January 2014 derailment and fire involving a freight train operated by Canadian National in Plaster Rock, New Brunswick.


9 January 2014, 10:00 am Atlantic Time


159 Main Street
Plaster Rock
New Brunswick


Guy Laporte, Investigator in Charge

This event is for media only. Media representatives will need to show their outlet identification.

The TSB is an independent agency that investigates marine, pipeline, railway and aviation transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-994-8053