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Derailment - Marcel, California

At approximately 10:30 p.m. CT on Sunday, May 28, 2006, train M-BAKBAR1-27 derailed 11 cars on single main track at Marcel, California. This location is approximately 40 miles east of Bakersfield, CA.

The current estimate for restoring the main track to service is 11:00 p.m. CT, Monday, May 29, 2006.

Customers may experience delays of 24 to 48 hours on traffic moving through this corridor.

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