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9 years, 4 derailments in span near Casselton: Answers in fiery wreck still long off, but track issues cited in two prior accidents

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CASSELTON, N.D. – At nearly the same site of last week’s fiery train crash here – and nine years earlier to the day – another train ran off the rails in Casselton.

Thirty-two cars derailed Dec. 30, 2004, after a car’s brake seized and burnt out, spilling coal where oil cars exploded last week.

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Kyle Potter
Kyle Potter is an enterprise reporter at the Forum. He came to Fargo-Moorhead in May 2013 after stints at the Associated Press, the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the St. Paul Pioneer Press and the Minnesota Daily. 
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