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To: All Impacted Customers

Preliminary Report: Derailment at Cable, California

On Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 8:10 a.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that intermodal train Q-CHISTO6-07 derailed on the main track near Cable, California. Cable, California is located 20 miles west of Mojave, California.

BNSF personnel are currently en route to the derailment site to determine the impact. BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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