Final Report: Train derailment at Columbus, MT

Date
Sep 27, 2018

On Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 1:03 a.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment at Columbus, MT on the Montana Rail Link Railroad (MRL) impacting the main track. Columbus, MT is 44 miles west of Billings, MT. MRL has confirmed the main track was returned to service September 27, 2018 at 4:40 a.m. CDT.