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To: All Impacted Customers

Preliminary Report: Bridge Outage, Gainesville, Texas

      On Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at approximately 2:00 a.m. CT the railway bridge over the Red River which is approximately seven miles north of Gainesville, Texas was reported on fire. The fire was extinguished at approximately 5:30 a.m. CT. Trains are currently being held due to this service interruption.

      BNSF personnel are on the scene to determine the impact. It is estimated the bridge will be returned to service at 6:30 p.m. CT today. We will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available.

      Customers may experience delays of 12 to 24 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

      If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673, option 4, option 3.

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