John M. Steiner / The Sun With trains hauling cargo like Bakken crude oil, coal and other hazardous material through Jamestown each day, local emergency response agencies have a general plan in place to respond to any incident that could arise from a train crash.

Emergency plan; Officials have general one for incidents like Casselton train derailment


Jamestown Fire Chief Jim Ruether, along with Stutsman County Emergency Manager Jerry Bergquist and Jamestown Chief of Police Scott Edinger, said a train crash near Casselton Monday will probably lead to more hazardous material and locomotive training.

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