Car collides with train near Parkside Place in Jackson

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UPDATE: 01/25/2017 5:49am A driver is recovering today after her car collided with a train on Tuesday.

C. Doniele Carlson, a spokesperson for Kansas City Southern, says the woman’s vehicle collided with an eastbound Kansas City Southern Railway train at Parkside Place in Jackson, Mississippi.  Carlson says, “The train crew was not injured. The occupant of the vehicle was taken to the hospital.  The incident is under investigation.”

Witnesses say that it appeared that the driver was trying to cross the tracks.

Original Story:

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident involving a train and a car.

The crash is near Parkside Place in Jackson.

WJTV has a crew on the scene. We are working to get details about what happened.


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