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11/04/2012

Report: Derailment near Lester, Iowa

We have a report that H-KCKWLM1-03 derailed near Lester, Iowa at 4:15 AM CDT on Sunday, November
04, 2012. This location is approximately 70 miles north of Sioux City, Iowa.

It is estimated the main track will be restored to service at 1:00 AM CDT on Tuesday, November 06, 2012;
however reroutes are being established in order to minimize impact to our customers. BNSF will continue
to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 24
to 48 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.


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