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Dozens injured as train hits truck stuck at rail crossing in US

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 05:50
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Three of the Metrolink cars ended up on their sides and the truck was engulfed in flames after the crash in Oxnard, 96 km north-west of Los Angeles, at a potentially dangerous crossing in California.

Oxnard, California

RAIL cars skidded onto their sides, a fireball lit up the dark and nearly 30 people were injured early on Tuesday when a commuter train slammed into a truck that had turned onto the railroad tracks and gotten stuck here about 96 kilometres north-west of Los Angeles.