Train collides with 18-wheeler north of Marshall

A train and tractor trailer collided south of Jefferson on Tuesday afternoon.
A train and tractor trailer collided south of Jefferson on Tuesday afternoon.(Harrison County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jan. 17, 2023 at 4:38 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 17, 2023 at 10:46 PM CST
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HARRISON COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - A train has collided with a tractor trailer in the town of Woodlawn.

According to Union Pacific Railroad representatives, the train collided with the tractor trailer towing a backhoe around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday on US Highway 59, about 8 miles north of Marshall.

DPS says the trailer of the truck was high centered on the tracks, got stuck and couldn’t move as the train came by northbound. The truck was eastbound on FM 1997 about to turn onto 59.

No injuries are reported at this time.

WEBXTRA: Train collides with 18-wheeler north of Marshall