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Track Outage - Refinery Fire at Wynnewood, Oklahoma

At 2:30 p.m. CT on Friday, May 12, 2006, train operations in Central and Southern Oklahoma were stopped due to a refinery fire adjacent to BNSF main tracks. Wynnewood, OK is located approximately 75 miles north of Gainesville, Texas. The area located between Arkansas City, OK and Gainesville, TX is currently affected.

The current estimate for restoring service is 7:00 a.m. CT, Saturday, May 13, 2006.

Customers may experience delays of 18 to 36 hours on traffic moving through this corridor.

If you have any questions, please send an email to