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Updated Report: Derailment at Melrose, New Mexico

On Sunday, December 27th, 2015 at 2:20 p.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report that the S-ALTSCO3-25 derailed on the main tracks at Melrose, New Mexico. Melrose, New Mexico is approximately 25 miles from Clovis, New Mexico. Main Track 1 is estimated to open at 11:00 p.m. Central Time on Monday, December 28th. The 2nd main track is estimated to open at 4:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, December 29th.

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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