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De-railments

On April 23, 2008 a northbound local Union Pacific train derailed south of Ponitac, IL. This shut down rail traffic most of the day causing most of Amtraks service between Chicago and St. Louis to be called off for the day.
Looking at the damaged grain hoppers left along the Union Pacific tracks south of Pontiac, IL. (April 27, 2008)

Looking at the damaged grain hoppers left along the Union Pacific tracks south of Pontiac, IL. (April 27, 2008)