Governor's Office Emergency Services
Hazardous Materials Spill Report

DATE: 01/24/2022
TIME: 1842
RECEIVED BY: CONTROL#:
Cal OES - 22-0484
NRC -
1.a. PERSON NOTIFYING Cal OES:
1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:
UPRR
1.b. PERSON REPORTING SPILL (If different from above):
1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:
2. SUBSTANCE TYPE:
2. a. SUBSTANCE:b.QTY:>=<Amount Measurec. TYPE:d. OTHER:e. PIPELINEf. VESSEL
>= 300 Tons
1. Train Derailment=N/A N/ARAILROAD DERAILMENTNoNo
2. = NoNo
3. = NoNo
g. DESCRIPTION: A moving Freight Train derailed 9 cars (#CITX702202 - Empty, #UP99455 - Empty, #UP78660 - Empty, #UP75900 - Empty, #CMO112560 - Empty, #UP92834 - Empty, #UP79700 - Empty, #CNW178594 - Empty, #BTCX652 - Unknown Load) upright on an industrial lead track, Train #LRS73 of the 24th, Eng #UP1037, DOT EB, nearest crossing is Ave 24 1/2 & 16 1/2, a combination of the track curve and possible switch malfunction may have been the cause, UP personnel on scene investigating.
h. STOPPAGE/CONTAINMENT:i. WATER INVOLVED: j. WATERWAY:k. DRINKING WATER IMPACTED
OtherNo
Detail for Other: No hazmat
l. MARITIME VESSEL
m. KNOWN IMPACT
None
3. a. INCIDENT LOCATION: MP 170.1, Fresno Sub,
b. CITY:c. COUNTY: d. ZIP:
Chowchilla
Madera County93610SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY UNIFIED APCD
4. INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:
a. DATE:b. TIME (Military):c. SITE:d. REPORTED CAUSE
01/24/20221818 Rail Road Unknown
R/R Crossing less than 50 feet from incident site? No
UPRR RIM#: See conf
e. INJURIESf. FATALITY g. EVACUATIONh. CLEANUP BY:
NoNoNoN/A
6. NOTIFICATION INFORMATION:
a. ON SCENE:b. OTHER ON SCENE: c. OTHER NOTIFIED:
Chowchilla PD
d. ADMIN. AGENCY: Madera County Environmental Healthe. SEC. AGENCY:
f. ADDITIONAL COUNTY: g. ADMIN. AGENCY:
h. NOTIFICATION LIST:
Cal GEM:
RWQCB Unit:

5C
Cal OES Region:
AA/CUPA, DTSC, RWQCB, US EPA, USFWS, PUC, Co/WP
Photo Attachment:
11. Cal OES Reg.
********* Control No: 22-0484 *********

Created by: Warning Center on: 01/24/2022 06:42:41 PM Last Modified by: Warning Center on: 01/24/2022 07:00:35 PM