Firsthand account of Lac-Mégantic explosions from employee of destroyed bar Add to ...

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Karine Blanchette, a waitress at the now destroyed Le Musi-Café was not scheduled to be at work the night of the massive train explosion in Lac-Mégantic – but almost returned to the bar just 25-minutes before the fatal derailment. Instead she chose to go home, likely escaping the fate of dozens of customers and employees – many of whom are friends - who were in the café and presumed dead

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