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One killed in crash involving train in Odessa

Train accident near East 2nd Street and Dixie Boulevard Train accident near East 2nd Street and Dixie Boulevard
Train accident near East 2nd Street and Dixie Boulevard. Train accident near East 2nd Street and Dixie Boulevard.
ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

One person has been killed in an accident involving a train in Odessa.

The accident happened Tuesday evening just before 6 p.m. near 2nd and Dixie.

According to Odessa Police, witnesses said the driver of a red Dodge Dakota pickup was traveling southbound on Dixie and disregarded train warning lights before being struck.

The male driver of the was pronounced dead on the scene. No other injuries were reported.

Union Pacific Representatives say there was no damage to the tracks.

The investigation is still ongoing.

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