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To: All Impacted Customers
06/30/2016

Updated Report: Derailment in Panhandle, Texas

On Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 at 08:25 a.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that the S-LACLPC1-26 and Q-CHISBD6-27 were involved in a derailment near Panhandle, Texas. Panhandle, Texas is approximately 27 miles East of Amarillo, Texas. Main Two Track was returned to service at 07:30 a.m. Central time on Thursday June 30th, 2016. The estimated time for opening for Main One Track is Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. Central Time.

BNSF Load and Ride Solutions (LARS) are currently on site in Panhandle, Texas. LARS will be reaching out to customers directly with assessments of impacted units.

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


If you have any questions, please send an email to Customer.Notifications@bnsf.com