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To: All Impacted BNSF Customers

Report: Derailment at Rock Creek, Montana

Grain train G MMTKAL9-21 derailed at Rock Creek, Montana at approximately 2:45 p.m. CST on Tuesday, February 22, 2011. This location is approximately 52 miles west of Whitefish, Montana.

As of 8:00 a.m. CST February 23, the track siding along the derailment area was returned to service. There is no estimate for opening the main track. BNSF may re-route some traffic in order to minimize impact to service and will continue to provide customers with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience additional delays of 24-36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

Updated shipment information is always available through the Rail Central tool in the secure If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428- 2673, option 4, option 3.

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