Final Report – Derailment at Halpin, Iowa
As mentioned in a Service Advisory earlier today, BNSF reported train that C BTMCGW0 03 derailed at Halpin, Iowa. Both main tracks were blocked by the derailment. This location is approximately 100 miles east of Creston, Iowa.
The first main track was restored at 7:50 p.m. CT on Tuesday, January 15, 2008. The second main track was restored at 6:30 a.m. CT on Wednesday, January 16, 2008.
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.