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Truck And Train Collide In Bettendorf


A train collided with a tractor trailer in Bettendorf, Iowa over the weekend.

The incident happened on Saturday, November 30, 2013, just after 11:00 p.m.

The train hit the tractor trailer, sliced it in half and rolled the cab over on its side with the driver still inside.

The wreck happened in front of Americold, off State Street in Bettendorf.

First responders were able to get the driver out.

We are told he had some cuts and bruises, but no life-threatening injuries.

The crossing has a flashing light, but no stop arm.