Train Slams Into 18-wheeler in East Texas

Published 05/05 2014 01:20PM

Updated 05/05 2014 01:32PM

Image from arklatexhomepage.com
Image from arklatexhomepage.com
HARRISON COUNTY, TX -- A portion of Highway 80 was closed after a train collided with a tractor-trailer in Harrison County, Texas. The accident happened shortly after 7:00 am west of Hallsville.

The driver of the 18-wheeler was attempting to cross the railroad tracks when it was hit by the westbound train. No one was injured in the crash.

Crews were working Monday morning to restore a power line near the area.

(arklatexhomepage.com contributed to this report)

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