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Preliminary Report: Washout at Jamestown, North Dakota

On Friday, May 23 at 8:00 p.m. Central Time, BNSF received initial notification of a washout at Jamestown, North Dakota. Jamestown, North Dakota is approximately 100 miles from Fargo, North Dakota.

At this time, we have multiple engineering groups working to repair. The current estimated time of opening is 1:00 p.m. Central Time on Saturday, May 24, 2014. Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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