Nearly a decade later ... BNSF settles fatal Anoka crash

Families of the four young people killed at a rail crossing in 2003 say they've received $29.1 million from Burlington Northern Santa Fe, the Star Tribune reports. The Supreme Court denied BNSF a new trial in March and the railroad company has no plans to appeal. The wrongful-death settlement is one of the largest in Minnesota.
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Families of the four young people killed at a rail crossing in 2003 say they've received $29.1 million from Burlington Northern Santa Fe, the Star Tribune reports. The Supreme Court denied BNSF a new trial in March and the railroad company has no plans to appeal. The wrongful-death settlement is one of the largest in Minnesota.

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