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Train and truck collide in Anderson

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Posted at 1:29 PM, Sep 30, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-30 13:29:39-04

ANDERSON, Ind. -- A truck and freight train collided in Anderson Wednesday morning. 

The crash happened just before 11:00 a.m. at the intersection of 14th Street and Fairview Street.

According to the Anderson Police Department, a man driving an SUV was late for work and tried to beat the train. The SUV was hit right behind the driver side door and was destroyed. 

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The driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital with minor aches and pains. 

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