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Oil-train specifics will flow in 1 state

Montana rejects secrecy request

Posted: June 19, 2014 at 2:54 a.m.

In this Nov. 6, 2013, file photo, a BNSF Railway train hauls crude oil near Wolf Point, Mont. Montana officials intend to release details next week on oil trains passing through the state despite efforts by railroads to keep the information from the public.

Montana officials said Wednesday that they intend to release details next week on oil trains passing through the state, despite efforts by railroads to keep the information from the public after a string of fiery accidents raised safety concerns.

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