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Service Disruption Near Birmingham, AL

Dec 06, 2018


Please be advised that a derailment has been reported near Birmingham, AL. Norfolk Southern personnel are onsite and have begun damage assessments. All trains operating in the following corridors are being impacted:

  • NS Points <> Dallas/Mexico (via Meridian)
  • NS points <> SoCal/NorCal (via Shreveport)
  • Southeast Points <> New Orleans
  • Southeast/Northeast Points <> McCalla

We will provide updates as information become available.

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