Semitrailer, freight train crash in Auburn - WVTM-TV Birmingham, AL

Semitrailer, freight train crash in Auburn

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AUBURN, Ala. -

Police in Auburn say they're investigating a crash involving a semitrailer and a freight train.

Capt. Lorenza Dorsey tells WRBL News 3 media partner the Opelika-Auburn News no injuries have been reported in the Thursday morning crash, and the cause of the accident is under investigation.

Police say the truck was carrying wooden pallets and was en route to Loachapoka at the time of the crash.

The accident caused road closures in the area, but authorities said they expected the intersection to be reopened Thursday afternoon.

News 3 mobile app users can view a photo slideshow of images from the scene here.

James Brierton

James joined WRBL News 3 with experience from CNN, NBC News and his own hyper-local news site. He manages the WRBL News 3 Web desk. More>>

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