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Updated Report: Derailment at Norwood, MO

On Thursday, January 5th, 2017 at 9:40 p.m. CST, we received a preliminary report of a coal train derailment on the main track near Norwood, MO. This derailment occurred at mile post 266, 36 miles south of Springfield, MO. The estimated time for opening the main track is Friday, January 6th, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. CST.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 12 to 24 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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