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One Injured In Truck & Train Collision In NW Iowa Thursday

One person was injured in a truck-train accident in northwest Iowa.  A semi with a gravel dump trailer collided with a Burlington Northern-Sante Fe train at about 1:15 PMThursday  at a crossing about three miles west of Le Mars.

 

The semi was coming down a hill heading eastbound and the train was going northbound. The driver was airlifted to a Sioux City hospital in serious condition. The Plymouth County Sheriff says the crossing signals were working at the time of the accident.

(Credits: Dennis Morrice, KLEM & Radio Iowa )


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