Wednesday, 17 August 2016
Intermodal Service: Southern California Wildfires
Dear MOL Customer:
Please be advised that a wildfire in Cajon, California is currently disrupting BNSF intermodal service in Southern California. The wildfire has forced the evacuation of numerous residents. MOL received a preliminary report from the BNSF as follows:
BNSF is currently experiencing an operational impact due to track outage, caused by wildfires in Cajon, California. Cajon, California is approximately 20 miles Northwest of San Bernardino, California. This location impacts traffic to and from the Southern California On-Dock (SCOD), Los Angeles, and San Bernardino facilities. The estimated time for opening for the main tracks has not been determined.
BNSF will continue to provide you with additional information as it becomes available. Customers may experience delays of 36 to 48 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.
Please be assured that MOL will provide further updates as soon as they become available. We regret the inconvenience caused and thank you for your patience. If you have any questions, please contact the Shipment Management Center at 1-800-449-7575. As always, we appreciate your business.
MOL (America) Inc.