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Report: Derailment near Pioneer, Washington

Merchandise train M LYDVBT1 25 derailed near Pioneer, Washington blocking both main tracks at approximately 10:00 p.m. CST on Saturday, February 26, 2011. This location is approximately 12 miles west of Tacoma, Washington.

Main track two is estimated to open at 8:00 p.m. CST on Sunday, February 27, 2011. Main track one is estimated to open at 2:00 a.m. CST on Monday, February 28, 2011. 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

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