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Washout on Cherokee Subdivision

At 3:30 p.m. CT Tuesday, January 8, 2008, a track washout was reported between Jeff and Ritchey, Missouri, approximately 62 miles west of Springfield, Missouri. Train traffic is currently being rerouted or held.

The estimated time of opening for this location is 12:00 p.m. noon CT, Wednesday, January 09, 2008. Customers may experience delays of 12 to 24 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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

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