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Updated Report: Derailment near Wadena, Minnesota

On Monday, December 1st, 2014 at 6:00 a.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that M-GFDNTW1-30 derailed near Wadena, Minnesota. Wadena, Minnesota is approximately 90 miles southeast of Fargo, North Dakota. One main track returned to service at 10:00 Central Time on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014. The second main track is estimated to open at 4:00 a.m. Central Time on Thursday, December 4th, 2014.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 36 to 48 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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