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To: All Impacted Customers

Preliminary Report: Washout near Lakewood, New Mexico

On Thursday September 12, 2013, the Southwest Railroad (SWRR) reported a track washout
near Lakewood, New Mexico impacting 1 mile of track. Lakewood is 25 miles North of
Carlsbad, New Mexico.

We currently have no estimate on the track reopening. BNSF will continue to provide you with
additional information as it becomes available.

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