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Report of Derailment – Nisqually, Washington

At approximately 2:50 a.m. PT Thursday, October 18, 2007, train M PASTAC1 17 derailed and is blocking both main tracks at Nisqually, Washington. This location is approximately 17 miles south of Tacoma, Washington.

The current estimate for returning the main tracks back to service is 12:00 p.m. PT Friday, October 19, 2007.

Customers may experience delays up to 36 hours on traffic moving through this corridor.

If you have any questions, please send an email to