Missouri Highway Patrol investigating crash involving truck and train in Diggins, Mo.

DIGGINS, Mo. (KY3) – The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a crash involving a truck and a train in Diggins.

(C) Provided by Springfield (MO) KYTV Troopers responded to the crash around the noon hour.

Troopers responded to the crash around noon. The crash happened just off of U.S.

60. Investigators say the freight train hit an MFA semi truck.

One person involved in the crash was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries. Troopers say the semi driver told them they could not see or hear the train coming. The train slammed through the trailer of the truck before it could stop.

Investigators say the driver was trying to get on U.S. Route 60 from box school loop. The train has started moving again, several hours following that crash.

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