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Service Disruption Near Burns Harbor, IN

Dec 23, 2020


A derailment has been reported near Burns Harbor, IN resulting in heavy damage and obstruction of both main lines. The interlocking has also been reported as severely damaged.

No intermodal shipments were directly involved in the derailment. However, as we explore detour options, intermodal customers should expect transit and availability delays on shipments moving in the following lanes:

  • Chicago <> All Northeast locations
  • Chicago <> Ohio Valley locations

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.