Semi train accident near Percy IL

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PERCY, IL (KPLR) – Hazmat crews are on the scene of a semi versus train crash in Percy, Illinois that’s near the Randolph and Perry county line in Illinois.

Police say the truck punctured the fuel tank on the locomotive, causing a leak.

The fuel is being contained to a drainage ditch thanks to a man-made dam.

The truck driver and two crew members on the train have been hospitalized for injuries.

Traffic on Route 4 is being diverted as police investigate.