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Train Strikes Vehicle in Odessa

Staff Report 
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A train collided with a truck early Thursday morning in Odessa.

The accident happened around 2:30 a.m. on highway 80, right by Jaguars Gold Club.

Union Pacific tells NewsWest 9, an unoccupied vehicle was on the tracks when the train collided with the vehicle.

They say the driver was able to get out of the truck and fled the scene.

Luckily, there were no injuries and it took about two hours to clear the scene.

The investigation into the crash continues.

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