Mudslide hits BNSF tracks at Tacoma
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) -- A mudslide caused by a quick downpour hit the Burlington Northern Santa Fe tracks at 3 a.m. Tuesday at Tacoma.
Spokesman Gus Melonas says the track will be cleared by noon with no delay to freight trains.
There's a 48-hour safety moratorium for Amtrak passenger trains at the site.