GM CP Rail Oshawa

Anyone know of what happened with 300 vehicles in GM Oshawa CP Rail yards a few months ago? Some rail cars were not braked and rolled off the end of the track trashing 100's of new trucks? Rumour or fact?

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Google is your friend This was a while back though http://www.tcrc295.com/Oshawa_March_2006.htm
This says nothing about autos on the train, but I guess it is possible http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t &017 http://www.citytv.com/toronto/citynews/news/local/article/11119--evacuation-ends-for-some-after-train-derailment-sparks-fire-in-oshawa
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Ed Pawlowski wrote:

http://www.citytv.com/toronto/citynews/news/local/article/11119--evacuation-ends-for-some-after-train-derailment-sparks-fire-in-oshawa Yep, that is the one. Did the idiot who forgot the brakes get fired?
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DUH! Railheads always are equipped with a stop, dummy

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Mike Hunter wrote:

Trains in full motion are not going to stop for a 1 ton block at the end of the rail.
You didn't do to well in science in school did you? Kinetics, look it up.

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Siding are always loaded from the end, dummy

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