Deployment notice

TSB deploys investigator to train derailment near Spanish, Ontario

Gatineau, Quebec, 2 November 2015 — In accordance with a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Province of Ontario, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying an investigator to a derailment involving a Huron Central Railway (HCR) train in Spanish, Ontario. The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence.


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
Email: media@tsb.gc.ca