Preliminary Report: Derailment Near St Francis, Texas
We have a preliminary report that B-LACWSP1-23, S-LHTLPC2-23, and Z-WSPSBD7-24 have derailed on multiple main tracks near St Francis, Texas at 4:17 AM Central Time on Wednesday, September 25, 2013. St Francis, Texas is located 8 miles northeast of Amarillo, Texas.
BNSF personnel are currently at the derailment site to determine the impact. Currently, we have no estimate on the mainline reopening. 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.