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1 killed in car struck by Amtrak train
« on: May 28, 2006, 12:09:46 PM »
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The Associated Press

May 26, 2006, 11:53 AM CDT

LINDEN, Ind. -- One person was killed this morning when an Amtrak train bound
for Chicago struck a car in Montgomery County, Ind.

The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.

No one on the train was injured.

The train was headed to Chicago from Indianapolis when the crash occurred.

TV news helicopter images showed the burned-out wreckage. The car could be seen
lying on the tracks.

The crash occurred about 8:30 a.m. near Linden, about 15 miles south of
Lafayette.
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