Collision between gravel hauler, train leaves 1 injured

Scene of gravel hauler and train crash in Poinsett County on Wednesday morning. (Photo courtesy: KAIT)

A Poinsett County employee was injured in a collision between a gravel hauler and train Wednesday morning, according to our news partner KAIT.

The media outlet says State Police is investigating what caused the collision, which occurred on Greenfield Rd. near Highway 1. The crossing was closed for more than 2 hours.

The Poinsett County sheriff told KAIT the county employee was driving the gravel hauler and was airlifted to the Med in Memphis. The condition of the injured is not known at this time.

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