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Final Report Bridge Outage near Sweetwater, Texas

As stated in the Service Advisory issued on August 10, 2011 a railway bridge, which is approximately 18 miles east of Sweetwater, Texas was damaged by fire. The bridge was repaired and returned to service at 4:30 p.m. CT, August 10, 2011. Trains have returned to their normal routes.

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