HAMPTON, Ill (KWQC) — Police were called to a train versus car accident at the rail road crossing in the 400 block of 4th street Monday morning, just before 10 a.m.
Police say there was a female driver and a young child in the vehicle at the time of the accident. Hampton Fire and Genesis Ambulance responded. The child was taken to Illini Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The train was cleared to leave at 11:34 a.m. by Canadian Pacific investigators after it was inspected and found to be safe for travel.
The accident remains under investigation.