A tanker truck prepares to cross the railroad tracks intersecting Grandview Road. Crossing a train with a tanker truck presents a big risk to not just the occupants of the train and truck, but also the surrounding community, and the rules about driving trucks carrying hazardous materials over train tracks align with the potential risk.
A tanker truck prepares to cross the railroad tracks intersecting Grandview Road. Crossing a train with a tanker truck presents a big risk to not just the occupants of the train and truck, but also the surrounding community, and the rules about driving trucks carrying hazardous materials over train tracks align with the potential risk. Doug Dahl Courtesy to The Bellingham Herald
A tanker truck prepares to cross the railroad tracks intersecting Grandview Road. Crossing a train with a tanker truck presents a big risk to not just the occupants of the train and truck, but also the surrounding community, and the rules about driving trucks carrying hazardous materials over train tracks align with the potential risk. Doug Dahl Courtesy to The Bellingham Herald

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November 06, 2017 05:00 AM

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