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One Injured In Mount Pleasant Train Accident

A frightening accident this morning in Mount Pleasant, as a man is seriously injured when his truck stalls out in the path of an oncoming train. Police say it happened near the intersection of E.13th Street and Belmont, where there were no warning lights or barrier arms at the intersection.

Investigators say the driver of a dump-truck stalled in front of a train pulling 51- cars and was struck. The truck driver was hospitalized with serious injuries, but is expected to recover. The accident remains under investigation.

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