Final Report Train Derailment near Ritchey MO Cherokee Subdivision

Apr 14, 2024

On Saturday April 13, 2024 at approximately 7:41 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Ritchey, MO which affected the main train.  Ritchey, MO is approximately 62 miles west of Springfield, MO.  BNSF field personnel responded and assessed the derailment site.  The main track was returned to service on Sunday, April 14, 2024 at 11:20 p.m. CDT.