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GREENWICH, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 27, 2011--
Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (GWI) (NYSE: GWR) today reported that a train
operated by its subsidiary Genesee & Wyoming Australia Pty Ltd (GWA)
derailed in the vicinity of the Edith River bridge approximately 40 km
north of Katherine, Northern Territory, at approximately 5:45 a.m. local
time December 27.

Flood waters associated with heavy rainfall from Cyclone Grant washed
away the southern abutment of the Edith River bridge while a northbound
GWA intermodal train consisting of three locomotives, an unoccupied crew
van and 33 wagons was passing over en route to Darw...

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