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Update Report: Derailment at Virden, Illinois

As mentioned in a Service Advisory on April 5, 2008, BNSF reported train G-EDUCEI3-04 derailed at Virden, Illinois. This location is approximately 55 miles west of Beardstown, Illinois.

Train G-EDUCEI3-04 derailed 22 cars at Virden, blocking the main line. The main line is estimated to be restored to service at 12:01 p.m. on Sunday, April 6, 2008.

Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 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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