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Final Report: Tunnel Outage near Helena, Montana

As mentioned in a Service Advisory issued on July 22, 2009, BNSF reported a track closure on the MRL between Helena, Montana and Missoula, Montana due to the Mullan tunnel being out of service.

Mullan tunnel was restored to service and the track reopened at 10:39 a.m. CT on August 14, 2009. Trains in this region have resumed their normal routes.

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

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