Preliminary Report: Derailment at La Plata, Missouri
On Friday, December 13th, 2013 at 7:20 p.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that H-EOLKCK1-13 derailed at La Plata, Missouri. La Plata, Missouri is approximately 170 miles northeast of Kansas City, Missouri.
BNSF personnel are currently en route to the derailment site to determine the impact. BNSF will continue to provide you with addition information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 36 to 48 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.