Initial Report: Train derailment at Quinton, AL

Aug 30, 2018

On Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 01:30 a.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Quinton, AL impacting the main line. Quinton, AL is approximately 22 miles northwest of Birmingham, AL. BNSF field personnel are responding to assess the derailment site. There is not an estimated time of opening for the main track at this time.

BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. The next update to this service advisory will be provided August 30, 2018 at 02:30 p.m CDT.