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Preliminary Report: Derailment at Atwood, California

On Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that Q-LACHOU1-07 derailed on the main tracks at Atwood, California. Atwood, California is approximately 30 miles Southeast of Los Angeles, California. The estimated time of opening for the first track is 4:00 a.m. Central Time. The estimated time of opening for the second track has not yet been determined.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 18 to 24 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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