Back Customer Notifications Home

Customer Notifications inform BNSF customers of the latest news covering BNSF services, tools, prices and facilities.

Preliminary Report: Derailment at Melrose, Iowa

We have a preliminary report that train C CAMCJP0 21 has derailed at Melrose, Iowa at approximately 3:30 p.m. CT on Tuesday, August 3, 2010. This location is approximately 74 miles east of Creston, Iowa.

BNSF personnel are on the scene to determine the impact. We 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.

If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673, option 4, option 3.

If you have any questions, please send an email to