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Train Hits Car in Durham, Woman Injured

Posted August 15, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— An accident at a Durham railroad crossing left a woman with minor injuries Tuesday.

A freight train hit a car at Ramseur and Fayetteville streets just before 9 a.m. Witnesses say the train pushed the car about 10 feet down the tracks.

There is a railroad-crossing sign at the intersection, but there is no warning light or barricade across the tracks.