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To: All Impacted Customers
05/27/2018

Update Report: Derailment in Aurora, Illinois

On Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 02:10 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a derailment affecting the main line tracks 1 and 2 in Aurora, IL. Aurora, IL is located 40 miles west of Chicago, IL. Main track 2 was restored on Friday, May 25th, 2018 at 4:10 p.m. CDT.

Our Willow Springs, IL, Corwith, IL, and Logistics Park Chicago, IL facilities are not impacted. Rerailing and equipment clearing efforts will continue Monday morning, May 28th, 2018, at 12:01 a.m. CDT, blocking the route to/from Cicero, IL until 10:00 a.m. CDT. The estimated opening for Main track 1 is Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 10:00 p.m. CDT once track work is completed

Your shipments that may be delayed include the following, along with ETAs reflected in the BNSF system at the time this advisory was issued:


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