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Hazmat Traveling by Train Through Suburbs Raises Concerns

Wednesday, March 29, 2017  
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By Daily Herald

Nine railcars carrying liquid sulfur toppled over March 15 in Lake Forest, and not a drop spilled, authorities say.

Is that a wake-up call given that a hazardous chemical could have leaked close to homes, businesses and a nature preserve? Or proof that the rail system transporting millions of tons of hazmat across the U.S. every day is safe?

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