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Train and vehicle collide in Basile

Posted at 1:05 PM, Apr 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-19 14:08:42-04

BASILE, La. – The Basile Police Department is investigating a train crash involving a vehicle.

Around 11 am, on Good Friday, a vehicle with three passengers and a train collided on Martin Luther King Ave. in Basile, according to Assistant Police Chief Wilbert McClinton.

One person was transported to a local hospital with moderate injuries.

The road is closed at this time.

Citations are pending, according to McClinton.