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Preliminary Report: Derailment at Blatchford, Montana

On Sunday, July 30th, 2017 at 05:35 p.m. Central Time, we received a report of a train derailment on the main track near Blatchford, MT. Blatchford, MT is approximately 55 miles West of Glendive, MT. The estimated time for opening the main track is Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 06:00 p.m.

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 area.

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