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Update Report: Train derailment at Quinton, AL

On Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 01:30 a.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Quinton, AL impacting the main line. Quinton, AL is approximately 22 miles northwest of Birmingham, AL. The estimated time of opening for the main track is Friday, August 31, 2018 at 04:00 p.m. CDT.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. The next update to this service advisory will be provided August 31, 2018 at 09:00 a.m CDT.

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