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To: All Impacted Cutomers

Preliminary Report: Derailment at Algoa, Texas

    We have a preliminary report that train F MAGSP1 22 has derailed at Algoa, Texas at approximately 3:45 a.m. CT on Saturday, August 22, 2009. This location is 22 miles north of Galveston, Texas.

    BNSF personnel are on site to determine the impact. No current estimate on opening of the main track. BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available.

    Customers may experience delays of 24 to 48 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

    If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673, option 4, option 3.

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