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To: All Impacted Customers
04/05/2008

Preliminary Report: Derailment at Virden, Illinois

    We have a preliminary report that train G-EDUCEI3-04 has derailed at Virden, Illinois at approximately
    2:00 a.m. CT on Saturday, April 5, 2008.  This location is approximately 55 miles west of Beardstown, Illinois.

    BNSF personnel are at the derailment site now to determine the impact and we will provide you additional information
    as it becomes available.   Customers may experience delays of 24 to 48 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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