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Preliminary Report: Derailment at Bowdoin, MT

On Saturday, June 18th, 2016 at 8:30 p.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that the Q-PTLCHC1-16 derailed at Bowdoin, MT. Bowdoin MT is approximately 59 miles west of Glasgow, MT. The estimated time of opening for the single main track has not been determined.

BNSF will continue to provide additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 36 to 48 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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