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18 Wheeler Truck destroyed after train accident

 

 

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

The accident happened at the crossing on FM 1936 and I-20.

Troopers say no one was hurt in the accident.

Troopers say the driver, 24 - year-old Jesus Garcia of Palm Hearst, Texas, stopped to yield to traffic on Murphy Street leaving the trailer on the tracks.

The driver jumped from the truck and tried to wave the train down to stop, but there wasn't enough time.

The train ran right into the truck leaving a mangled mess.

The tanker belongs to Frac Tank Services.

Garcia will be ticketed for stopping on the tracks.

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