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By Wanda Diamond

WINFIELD, MO (KTVI)– A truck driver is hospitalized after an accident with a train in Winfield, Missouri.

Missouri Highway Patrol says the accident happened around 6:15 p.m. Wednesday. The truck driver attempted to beat a train across the tracks. The truck was struck by the train.

The driver is listed in serious condition.

Police are still investigating.

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