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Final Report: Derailment at Ash Hill, California

As mentioned in an earlier service advisory, BNSF reported that G-HDNSWA9-20 and Z-LACLPK9-22 derailed on both main tracks at Ash Hill, California at 5:15 PM Central Time Tuesday, October 22, 2013. Ash Hill, California is approximately 60 miles east of Barstow, California.

The first main track was returned to service at 9:30 PM Central Time on Wednesday, October 23, 2013. The second main track was returned to service at 1:15 AM Central Time on Thursday, October 24, 2013.

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

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