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Truck, Train Collide in Wilson County

Posted May 14, 2000

— A Wilson high school student is recovering Tuesday morning after his truck crashed into a moving train.

Robert Allen's pickup truck was broadsided as the freight train moved through the town of Lucama.

Allen, 18, was the only one in the vehicle.

Doctors say he is in serious condition at Pitt Memorial Hospital.

Allen is scheduled to graduate from Wilson Hunt High School in two weeks.


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