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2 killed in car-train collision in Missouri

AMSTERDAM, Mo. (AP) - Two people have died in a car-train collision in western Missouri's Bates County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol identified the victims as 49-year-old Mary Redmond of Linn Valley, Kan., and 43-year-old John South of Amsterdam, Mo. They died early Saturday when the train struck their vehicle as they crossed a stretch of tracks.

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