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January 12, 2018
Wreckage of the BNSF oil train derailment smoulders  just outside of Heimdal, N.D.,  more than 10 hours after the accident on May 6,2015. Eric Hylden/ Forum News Service file photo
Federal safety board releases final cause, recommendations after fiery ND oil train derailment in 2015
January 12, 2018 - 2:35pm
May 25, 2016
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, N.D.-R
Heitkamp: A step closer to improved first response
May 25, 2016 - 11:22pm
May 13, 2015
Oil companies challenge new crude train safety rules
May 13, 2015 - 2:41pm
May 11, 2015
Dakota Prairie Refining, left, image from derailment near Heimdal
ICYMI: Wind farm fails, train derails, UND Flickertails?
May 11, 2015 - 4:00am
May 8, 2015
Investigators gather Friday at the site of the oil train derailment and fire near Heimdal, N.D. (Photo courtesy of the Office of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp)
Track was inspected day before derailment, FRA says
May 8, 2015 - 7:18pm
May 7, 2015
GF, Devils Lake firefighters assist in derailment response
May 7, 2015 - 8:03pm
A fireball sends thick black smoke billowing from burning railroad tanker cars Wednesday at Heimdal, N.D., as rail and rescue officials stay back nearly a mile from the derailment. Authorities in southwest North Dakota say they're prepared if a similar incident happens here. (John Steiner/Forum News Service)
Southwest ND prepared for Wells County-like disaster
May 7, 2015 - 7:42pm
Derailed oil tankers lie along the BNSF Railway line near Heimdal, N.D. on Thursday. Investigators and cleanup crews worked at the scene. (Photo courtesy Darla Siewert)play button
UPDATE: Wheel fragments ‘of great interest’ in derailment investigation
May 7, 2015 - 10:02am
May 6, 2015
Wreckage of the BNSF oil train derailment smoulders just outside of Heimdal, N.D., more than 10 hours after the accident. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Photo gallery: Train derails, tanker cars burn near ND town
May 6, 2015 - 8:07pm
Smoke from burning railroad tanker cars fills the valley at Heimdal, N.D., as rescue personnel stay a safe distance Wednesday. (John Steiner/Forum News Service)
Derailment focuses attention on lack of Minnesota rail deal
May 6, 2015 - 7:20pm
Thick black smoke rises from the oil train derailment near Heimdal in north central North Dakota on Wednesday afternoon. The derailment occurred at about 7:30 a.m. and was still burning into the afternoon. (Photo courtesy of Curt Benson)play button
Train carrying oil derails, burns near small Wells County town
May 6, 2015 - 11:59am