December 17, 2021

Train Accident Alert in Yellowhead CountySouth of Brule

Update: Dec 17, 2021 8:12 AM

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-Description : There is a train derailment south of the Hamlet of Brule located in Yellowhead County west of Hinton. The incident has not affected the residences of Brule, but Yellowhead County Fire Department (YCFD) is monitoring and assessing for any potential dangers. YCFD have gone to the adjacent properties for air monitoring at this point. The toll-free Yellowhead County Emergency Operations Centre number is 1-833-334-4630.Yellowhead Regional Emergency Communications Centre received a 9-1-1 call at 5:07 AM regarding the incident.All residents will need to follow the directions of local authorities. Listen to local authorities for any updates. Residents may see Yellowhead County Protective Services personnel in the area and in the Hamlet as they continue to monitor the situation.