15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Bakkan Train

Hazardous, highly flammable Bakkan crude oil is transported across country from North Dakota, threatening the safety of communities through which they pass. These tanker cars are waiting on a side track as they travel across upstate New York.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Utica, New York, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 7 Plus
Copyright: © Sandra Frankel