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To: All Impacted Customers

Preliminary Report: Sidewash near Slaton, Texas

At 9:00 a.m. CST on Sunday, July 4, 2010 a sidewash was reported near Slaton, Texas.

BNSF personnel are on the scene to determine the impact. It is estimated the main track will be returned to service at 6:00 a.m. CST on Monday, July 5, 2010. BNSF may reroute some traffic in order to minimize impact to service. We will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available.

Customers may experience delays of 18 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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