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Derailment - Coon Creek, MN

At approximately 9:40 a.m. CT Sunday, December 17, 2006, train S TCECHI1-13 derailed six cars blocking both main tracks at Coon Creek, Minnesota. This location is approximately 7 miles west of Minneapolis, MN.

The current estimate for returning main track one back to service is 8:00 a.m. CT Monday, December 18, 2006 and main track two is set for 12:00 p.m. Monday, December 18, 2006. A limited number of trains are being detoured via different subdivisions around this interruption.

Customers may experience delays between 24 to 36 hours on traffic moving through this corridor.

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