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Final Report: Northeastern Colorado Flooding

As noted in a service advisory issued on Tuesday, September 17, 2013, the track at Messex, Colorado and Sterling, Colorado was out of service due to multiple washouts. Messex, Colorado is approximately 110 miles northeast of Denver, Colorado. Sterling, Colorado is approximately 130 miles northeast of Denver, Colorado.

The track in both locations was restored at 08:30 p.m. Central Time on Sunday, September 22, 2013.

Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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