Initial Report Train Derailment near Ritchey MO Cherokee Subdivision

Date
Jan 20, 2022

On Thursday, January 20, 2022 at approximately 6:05 a.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Ritchey, MO which affected the main track.  Ritchey, MO is approximately 20 miles west of Monett, MO.  BNSF personnel are responding to assess the derailment site.  The time for opening the main track has not been determined at this time.