Track Outage – Goldthwaite, Texas
At 7:40 a.m. CT Sunday, June 17, 2007, the main track between Goldthwaite, Texas and Ricker, Texas was removed from service due to washouts. This is a 20 mile stretch of track located approximately 85 miles northwest of Temple, Texas.
BNSF personnel are on the scene and work is under way to repair this portion of track. The current estimate for restoring the main track back to service is 7:00 a.m. CT Monday June 18, 2007.
Customers may experience delays between 24 and 36 hours on traffic moving through this corridor