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Updated Report: Derailment at Cliff, California

On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that UP train M-WCRVX derailed at Cliff, California. Cliff, California is approximately 30 miles East of Bakersfield, California.

The main track is estimated to open at 11:30 p.m. Central Time on April 23rd. BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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