Initial Report: Derailment in Aurora, Illinois

May 24, 2018

On Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 02:10 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a derailment affecting the main line in Aurora, Illinois. Aurora, Illinois is located 40 miles west of Chicago, Illinois. The estimated opening for main track two is Friday, May 25th at 10:00 a.m. CDT. The estimated opening for main track one is not yet determined.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 24-48 hours or longer on shipments moving through this area.

Your shipments that may be delayed include the following, along with ETAs reflected in the BNSF system at the time this advisory was issued: