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Preliminary Report: Derailment at Java , Montana

    We have a preliminary report that train V LPCHYD3 23 has derailed at Java, Montana at approximately 4:30 p.m. CT on Saturday, December 27, 2008. This location is 51 miles east of Whitefish, Montana. Main track one is estimated to be returned to service at 4:00 a.m. CT on Sunday, December 28, 2008.

    Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor. We will continue to provide information as it becomes available.

    If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673 option 4, option 3.

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