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Preliminary Report: Derailment at Bealville, California

On Sunday, May 10th, 2015 at 10:40 a.m. Central Time, we received a preliminary report from the Union Pacific Railroad that a UP train derailed on the main track at Bealville, California. Bealville, California is approximately 10 miles East of Bakersfield, California. The estimated time for opening for the main track has not been determined.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.

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