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To: All Impacted Customers

Preliminary Report: Derailment at Aurora, Illinois

    We have a preliminary report that train Z CHCSSE2-18 has derailed at Aurora, Illinois at approximately 3:00 a.m. CT on Thursday, December 18, 2008. This location is 45 miles west of Chicago.

    BNSF personnel are en route to determine the impact. We will continue to provide information as it becomes available.

    Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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

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