Final Report: Derailment at Ottumwa, Iowa

May 29, 2018

On Sunday, May 27th, 2018 at 01:50 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a derailment impacting both main lines in Ottumwa, Iowa. Ottumwa, Iowa is located 85 miles southeast of Des Moines, Iowa. Main track 1 was returned to service on Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 at 4:21 a.m. CDT. Main track 2 opening is pending.