Update Report: Derailment at Ft Madison

Date
Feb 6, 2018

On Monday, February 5th, 2018 at 11:25 a.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a UP trackage rights train derailment on the main track near Ft Madison. This derailment occurred at mile post 239.00, approximately 4 miles west of Ft Madison. The estimated time for opening main track 1 is February 6th, 2018 at 05:00 a.m. CDT and the opening for main track 2 is February 6th, 2018 at 15:00 p.m. CDT.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays on shipments moving through this corridor.