Posted: Sep 10, 2013 12:33 PM by AP, PHOTO: MGN ONLINE
TCHULA, Miss. (AP) - Officials are investigating an accident involving and Amtrak's City of New Orleans train and an 18-wheeler in Mississippi.
Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari says the train was headed to New Orleans with 152 passengers and 11 crew members when the accident occurred in Holmes County about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Magliari says there were no reports of serious injuries, but a passenger and crew member were taken to a hospital.
Magliari says Amtrak chartered buses for the other passengers.
Magliari had no information on the condition of the driver in the other vehicle.
The sheriff's departments didn't immediately respond to a message.
Magliari says the accident happened at a marked public crossing.