From the Ottawa Citizen 14 April 1958|
13 cars jumped tracks fouling rail service.
MORRISBURG The Montreal-Toronto line of Canadian National Railways was reopened late Sunday afternoon after being blocked most of the day by the derailment of a westbound freight train.
Thirteen freight cars left the tracks a half-mile east of here. No one was injured.
They were expected to be completely cleared by tomorrow morning.
The derailment occurred one-half mile east of the CNR station here at 9.45 a.m. Sunday.
Passengers on the morning Montreal-Toronto train left it at Morrisiburg and were taken to Brockville by bus. In the afternoon, passengers on the Toronto-Montreal train got off at Brockville and went 100 miles by bus to Coteau Landing Quebec to make connections.