SNOHOMISH, Wash. – A Snohomish man says he’s out hundreds of thousands of dollars he’s owed and is struggling to support his family — all because he was trying to protect you from an oil train derailment.

Moving into a new house is usually cause for celebration, but Curtis Rookaird, his wife, and their two young sons are all in tears Tuesday (Sept. 16).

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