Update Report: Train derailment near McPherson, IA (Creston Subdivision)
On Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 3:30 a.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near McPherson, IA which has affected both main tracks. McPherson, IA is approximately 125 miles west of Des Moines, IA. BNSF personnel is onsite to assess the derailment. The current estimated time of opening for main track one is Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 4:00 a.m. CDT. The estimated time of opening for main track 2 has not been determined at this time.