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Canada probe finds no link between rail operations and fire that destroyed town

OTTAWA, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Safety investigators probing a fire that destroyed a small town in western Canada in late June have found no link to trains that were operating in the area, an official report said on Thursday.

Two people died when a wildfire ripped through Lytton, British Columbia. Amid suspicions the blaze might have been started by sparks from train wheels, authorities ordered Canadian National Railway Co and Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd to reduce speeds. (Reporting by David Ljunggren Editing by Chris Reese)