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Preliminary Report: Derailment near Selz, North Dakota

On Sunday, December 1st, 2013 at 6:45 a.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that U-SASTN0-38 derailed on the main track near Selz, North Dakota. This location is approximately 276 miles west of Staples, Minnesota.

BNSF personnel are currently en route to the derailment site to determine the impact. 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.

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