More defendants added to Lac Megantic class-action lawsuit

A  judge has added two more defendants to a class-action lawsuit relating to a fiery train derailment in the Quebec town of Lac-Megantic back in July of 2013.

Train conductor Thomas Harding, the Montreal Maine and Atlantic Company, and Canadian Pacific Railway are the three official respondents.

The derailment killed 47 people and levelled much of the town.


(with files from 95CKNB)