Update Report: Train Derailment Ludlow, CA (Needles Subdivision)

Date
Mar 4, 2021

On Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 12:20 p.m. Pacific, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Ludlow, CA which has affected all main tracks.  Ludlow, CA is approximately 60 miles east of Barstow, CA.  BNSF field personnel are responding to assess the derailment site.  The estimated time for returning main track 2 to service is Thursday, March 4, 5:00 p.m. CT. The estimated time for returning main track 1 to service is Friday, March 5, 3:00 a.m. CT.