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Preliminary Report: Derailment at Cable, California

The Union Pacific Railway reported a train derailed at Cable, California Sunday, April 7, 2013.
This location is approximately 20 miles west of Mojave, California. BNSF trains operate over this segment
of track, and cannot advance until a route is open.

UP personnel are currently working to reopen this lane. BNSF will continue to provide additional
information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 24 to 48 hours on shipments
moving through this corridor.

Updated shipment information is always available through the secure Rail Central web tool at

If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673, option 4, option 3.

If you have any questions, please send an email to