UPDATE: Three killed in Des Moines County crash involving train

Published: Apr. 13, 2019 at 12:42 PM CDT
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UPDATE: Three people were killed when the car they were in was hit by a train Saturday.

The Iowa State Patrol says Amber Curry, 29, was pulling out of a residence on old Highway 34 near Danville when she failed to yield to a train and was struck. The vehicle rolled and came to a rest. Laura Burch, 27 and Ann Smith, 26 were also killed in the crash.

The accident remains under investigation.

ORIGINAL: Multiple departments are responding to an accident involving a car and a train in Des Moines County, Iowa.

According to a TV6 viewer, the train hit a car on the 19000 block of Highway 34. It is unclear if anyone was hurt, but the viewer said a child was in the car.

Law enforcement has asked drivers to avoid the area. TV6 is working to gather more information and will update this story with details as we get them.