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Verizon Restores all Services Affected by Baltimore Train Derailment

August 22, 2012

BALTIMORE, Aug. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Verizon has fully restored all services that were damaged by the train derailment west of Baltimore in Ellicott City on Tuesday (Aug. 21).

Services were operating normally shortly before 9 p.m. ET Tuesday, less than 24 hours after the derailment.

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