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Final Report: Washout near Ibis, California

As mentioned in a Service Advisory issued on August 26, 2013, BNSF reported there was a
track washout on a 2.6 mile segment of track near Ibis, California. This location is approximately
14 miles West of Needles, California.

The track was returned to service at 6:15 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, August 27, 2013.

Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this
corridor. We will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available.

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