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To: All Impacted Customers
02/28/2011

Final Report: Derailment near Pioneer, Washington

      As mentioned in a Service Advisory on February 27, 2011 merchandise train M LYDVBT1 25 derailed near Pioneer, Washington blocking both main tracks. This location is approximately 12 miles west of Tacoma, Washington.

      Main track two was returned to service at 6:00 p.m. CST on Sunday, February 27, 2011. Main track one was returned to service at 1:30 a.m. CST on Monday, February 28, 2011. Due to the congestion resulting from this service interruption, customers may experience delays of 24-36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

      Updated shipment information is always available through the Rail Central tool in the secure bnsf.com.

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


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