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Southern Pacific Railroad SD45 Locomotive with Blown Turbocharger

Southern Pacific Railroad SD45 Locomotive with Blown Turbocharger Southern Pacific Railroad SD45 Locomotive with Blown Turbocharger close up of boxcar

Train PTCIY stops at Dunsmuir for a crew change on June 8, 1980. The turbocharger on the 8902 blew up near Grass Lake. You can see the oil sprayed over the cab and the first boxcar is drenched in oil. Fortunately it is mostly downhill from there all the way to Roseville. Disk 19