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Final Report: Derailment at Byers, MO

On Saturday, August 26th, 2017 at 3:15 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a coal train derailment on the main track near Byers, MO. This derailment occurred at mile post 15.5, approximately 8 miles south of St Louis, MO. The main track was opened on Sunday, August 27th, 2017 at 10:40 p.m. CDT.

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