News release

Associated links (R19E0150)

Investigation report: September 2019 main track derailment near Chipman, Alberta

Edmonton, Alberta, 31 March 2021 — Today, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) released its investigation report (R19E0150) into the 29 September 2019 main-track derailment of a Canadian National (CN) train near Chipman, Alberta, that resulted in the derailment of 18 cars.

See the investigation page for more information.


The TSB is an independent agency that investigates air, marine, pipeline, and rail transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-994-8053
Email: media@tsb.gc.ca

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