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Update Report: Derailment in Cliffs, California

As mentioned in a Service Advisory on October 9, 2008, BNSF reported that train Q STOALT1 08 derailed in Cliffs, California.

Train Q STOALT1 08 derailed at Cliffs blocking the main line, with no reroutes currently planned. It is estimated that the main track will be restored on Friday, October 10, 2008. We will send out another update once the estimated time of opening is more definite.

Customers may experience delays of 36 to 48 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

We will continue to send additional updates as conditions change. If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673, option 4, option 3.

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