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Derailment Update – La Crosse, Wisconsin

At approximately 3:00 AM CT Sunday, August 19, 2007 train Z CHCPTL1 18 derailed two cars blocking main track one at La Crosse, Wisconsin due to washouts between La Crosse and Ferryville, Wisconsin. This location is approximately 150 miles south of St. Paul, Minnesota.

The current estimate for restoring the main track back to service is 11:00 AM CT, August 20, 2007.

Although we are rerouting some traffic around this outage, customers may experience delays up to 48 hours on traffic moving through this corridor.

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