Updated Report: Derailment Near St Francis, TX
As reported in an earlier Service Advisory, B-LACWSP1-23, S-LHTLPC2-23, and Z-WSPSBD7-24 have derailed on both main tracks near St Francis, Texas at 4:17 AM Central Time on Wednesday, September 25, 2013. St Francis, Texas is located 8 miles northeast of Amarillo, Texas.
BNSF personnel are currently at the derailment site to determine the impact. It is estimated that one track will be restored to service at 8:00 PM Central Time, and the other track at 11:59 PM Central Time on September 25, 2013. BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.