Initial Report Train Derailment Caliente CA UPRR Mojave Subdivision

Date
Sep 5, 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 has affected the main track.  Caliente, CA is approximately 27 miles east of Bakersfield, CA.  Union Pacific and BNSF Railway field personnel are responding to assess the derailment site.  The time for opening the main track has not been determined at this time.