A spokesperson with CP confirmed a train derailed two cars, both upright, on a back track (not the mainline) in the community of Yahk, BC. late Thursday evening
There were no injuries to the crew and there are no public safety issues. Local officials have been notified of the incident.
CP’s emergency protocols were immediately enacted and all safety precautions and measures are being taken as our crews respond to the situation.
The incident is under investigation.