A derailment of a merchandise train has been reported near Huntington, MO (15 miles west of Hannibal, MO) resulting in the blockage of the single main line. There is a route around the derailment site through St Louis; intermodal trains will continue to move, but result in additional transit time. Norfolk Southern personnel are onsite and have begun damage assessments. Customers should expect transit and availability delays of at least 12-18 hours on shipments moving in the following lane.
- Northeast <> Kansas City
Additional updates will be provided as information is made available.
Norfolk Southern Intermodal provides 24/7 automated information services for shipment tracing, billing verification, and storage charges (including the Last Free Day) through our Touch-Trace voice response system at 800-497-2919. Customers and dray carriers can also utilize accessNS and ExpressNSTM for information concerning their shipments.