On June 28, 2016, at 8:21 a.m. central daylight time, eastbound BNSF Railway (BNSF) train S LACLPC1-26K (striking train) collided with BNSF train Q CHISBD6 27L (westbound train) at milepost (MP) 525.4 on the BNSF Panhandle Subdivision near Panhandle, Texas. The collision occurred about 0.5 mile east of the east switch of the Panhandle siding. A significant fire resulted from the collision. The locomotive engineer and conductor on the striking train and the conductor on the westbound train died in the accident. The three head-end locomotives and 10 intermodal cars of the striking train derailed. All five head-end locomotives and three intermodal cars of the westbound train derailed.