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Preliminary Report: Derailment at Walong, CA

On Friday, February 24th, 2017 at 02:30 a.m. CST, we received a preliminary report that the H-RICBAR1-21 derailed near Walong, CA. Walong, CA is approximately 29 miles north of Mojave, CA. The estimated time of opening for the main tracks has not been determined at this time.

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.

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