A minor BNSF derailment occurred Thursday on the Boeing spur in the vicinity of the Mt. Baker crossing. Track repairs are scheduled for Saturday, April 30 necessitating the closure of Mukilteo Lane from Park Avenue to vehicular traffic; pedestrians can access the Mt. Baker crossing and Edgewater Beach Park from either direction. Vehicles can still access the Mt. Baker crossing via Mukilteo Lane from 5th Street.
BNSF reported that a rail failed, causing the derailment. Repairs are expected to be completed by 7pm Saturday.