Increased oil train traffic raises potential for safety challenges for up and down the state

By Jon Cox, Bakersfield Californian

First responders think of the rail yard by Bakersfield High School when they envision the worst-case scenario in Kern County’s drive to become a major destination for Midwestern oil trains.  This article mentions the other two proposed sites in California:  Benica and Pittsburg,

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Oil train yard…in the backyard of a high school

http://www.bakersfieldcalifornian.com/business/oil/x1372326354/Increased-oil-train-traffic-raises-potential-for-safety-challenges

 

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