Updated Report: Derailment at Cliff, California
The Union Pacific Railway reported a train derailed at Cliff, California at 8:00 am CT Sunday,
May 5, 2013. This location is approximately 30 miles south of Bakersfield, California. BNSF
trains operate over this segment of track and could not advance until the route re-opened.
The Main Track re-opened at 2:45 pm CT on Monday, May 6, 2013.
BNSF will continue to provide additional information as it becomes available. Customers may
experience delays of 24 to 48 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.