in Ottawa’s bus-train collision.
Transportation Safety Board
releases its report,
recommending a grade separation for that
Meaning the bus should go on one level,
the train on another.
Two years to figure out
that if the bus and the train hadn’t
the accident wouldn’t have
(Editor’s note: poet Shai Ben-Shalom, an Israeli-born biologist, examines current events in the Blacklock’s tradition each and every Sunday)