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Landslide disrupts Amtrak service between Portland and Seattle

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TACOMA, WA (KPTV) -

If you were planning to take the train to Seattle this weekend,its going to take longer than usual

Burlington Northern Sante Fe has closed the tracks to passenger trains between Tacoma and Olympia due to a landslide.  Chartered buses between the two locations is being provided Saturday.

Starting Sunday, chartered buses will provide transportation between Portland and Seattle. The tracks are not expected to reopen until sometime Monday afternoon.

Amtrak is encouraging customers to check their website for updates.

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