Initial Report: Train Derailment near Yost, IL Chillicothe Subdivision

Aug 3, 2022

On Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at approximately 9:04 p.m. CDT, we received a preliminary report of a train derailment near Yost, IL which has affected both main tracks. Yost, IL is approximately 50 miles northwest of Peoria, IL. BNSF field personnel are responding to assess the derailment site. The time for opening of both main tracks has not been determined at this time.