RailPictures.Net Photo: BNSF 6792, BNSF 8051 BNSF Railway GE ES44C4 at Sweetwater, Texas by John Doughty
 
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GE ES44C4 (more..)
Oil Mill Road - MP 731.6 (more..)
Sweetwater, Texas, USA (more..)
August 13, 2017
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BNSF 6792, BNSF 8051 (more..)
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John Doughty (more..)
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As severe thunderstorms in the distance light up the night sky, BNSF 6792 east approaches the crossing at Oil Mills Road. Soon the doublestack train will pull in to Sweetwater, Texas for a crew change. The thunderstorms, which stretched over 200 miles from Lubbock to Wichita Falls, produced a lot of lightning, including the bolt just above the signal cabinet.
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