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Police: 3 injured when car and train collide

May 15, 2018

MONSON, Mass. (AP) — Three people were injured when a train and car have collided in the western Massachusetts town of Monson.

WWLP-TV reports a vehicle carrying three seniors was driving on Route 32 near the Connecticut state line when it was struck by the train.

Police responded shortly before 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Witnesses told police the railroad crossing lights were on, but the car did not stop until it was partially on the tracks.

All three people were taken to Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, with injuries that are not life-threatening.

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Information from: WWLP-TV, http://www.wwlp.com

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