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Preliminary Report: Derailment at Sheffels, MT

On Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 at 1:10 p.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that the G-CTERGT9-21 derailed near Sheffels, MT. Sheffels, MT is approximately 11 miles Northeast of Great Falls, MN. The estimated time for opening for the main track is Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 at 5:00 p.m Central Time.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 12 to 24 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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