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"KUOW has been able to piece together a portrait of much of what happened that morning."
Damaged tanker rail cars were removed from the site of the derailment yesterday.
Remnants of damaged tanker cars could be seen at the derailment site nearly a week after the incident.
"Crews continue to remove crude oil from the remaining tank cars on scene."
Residual oil on the ground appeared to have been ignited by work to repair the railroad track.
The incident "could not have happened at a better location" given minimal off-site environmental impacts.
The BNSF train was heading northbound after having just passed through Ferndale .
They are accused of placing devices on railroad tracks that cause train derailments or decoupling or crossing arm failures at crossings.