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Final Report of Derailment Near Gainesville, TX

On Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 8:30 p.m. Central Time, BNSF received an initial report that a loaded taconite train derailed near Gainesville, TX blocking the main track. Gainesville, Texas is 65 miles north of Fort Worth, Texas and 138 miles south of Oklahoma City, OK.

Track was returned to service on May 22, 2014 at 5:00 a.m.

Customers may experience delays of 12 to 24 hours on shipments moving through this corridor

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