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Derailment - Houck, AZ

At approximately 2:30 a.m. CT Monday, January 22, 2007, train S LPCLHA1 19 derailed five cars blocking both main tracks at Houck, AZ. This location is approximately 42 miles west of Gallup, NM.

The current estimate for returning both main tracks back to service is 4:00 a.m. CT Tuesday, January 23, 2007.

Customers may experience delays between 36 to 48 hours on traffic moving through this corridor.

If you have any questions, please send an email to