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A makeshift memorial for victims of Saturday's oil train derailment and explosions is set up in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, on Wednesday, July 10, 2013. Rescuers have recovered 15 bodies from the wreckage so far, but they are so badly burnt that authorities have not been able to identify them. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press,Paul Chiasson)

Head of rail company visits grieving Quebec town

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By DAVID CRARY

Associated Press

LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) -- The head of the rail company whose runaway oil train set off a fiery explosion that left at least 15 people dead and incinerated 30 buildings was visiting the shell-shocked town in Quebec on Wednesday, as officials upped the number of missing to 45.

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