VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - One road closed after a train hits a semi.
It happened just after 6 pm in Pimento, in southern Vigo County on Cottom Drive.
Sheriff's deputies say the driver was crossing the railroad crossing when his trailer got stuck.
The man was able to get out, and the train tried to stop, but couldn't avoid the collision.
The semi was hit. However, fortunately no one was injured in the collision.
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