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Preliminary Report: Derailment near White Earth, North Dakota

We have a preliminary report that intermodal train S-TCECXO1-09A has derailed near White Earth, North Dakota at 7:25 AM CDT on Monday, August 13, 2012. This location is approximately 78 miles west of Minot, North Dakota.

BNSF personnel are en-route to determine the impact. At the current time we have no estimate on mainline reopening; 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 36 to 48 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

Updated shipment information is always available through the secure Rail Central web tool at If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673, option 4, option 3.

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