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Report: Derailment near Wittenberg, Missouri

We have a report that unit train U-KEEBIR1-09 has derailed near Wittenberg, Missouri at 2:15 pm CDT on Saturday, June 30, 2012. This location is approximately 40 miles north of Chaffee, Missouri.

It is estimated the main track will be returned to service at 9:00 pm CDT Sunday, July 01, 2012. BNSF may reroute some traffic in order to minimize impact to service. 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.

Updated shipment information is always available through the secure Rail Central web tool at If you have any questions, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673, option 4, option 3.

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