Driver escapes injury as truck hit by train

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A driver of a small pickup escaped injury when his truck got stuck in loose gravel and was hit by a train.

A Department of Public Safety trooper at the scene said it happened about 1:45 on a private road off Highway 317 north of Crawford.

The driver was coming from a cemetery on the small road and got a wheel stuck in loose gravel. 

He saw the train coming and bailed out.

The train was not going very fast and pushed the truck back.

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