Final Report: Train Derailment near Caliente, CA (UPRR Mojave Subdivision)

Sep 7, 2021

On Sunday, September 5, 2021 at 3:45 a.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Caliente, CA. which affected the main track.  Caliente, CA is approximately 27 miles east of Bakersfield, CA.  Union Pacific and BNSF Railway personnel are responding to assess the derailment site.  Main track 1 was released for service Sunday, September 5, 2021 at 9:30 p.m. CST.