1 man killed in car vs. train collision

BUTLER COUNTY, MO (KAIT)- A car and a train collision on a track near Butler County Road 314 outside of Poplar Bluff around 4p.m Saturday afternoon has left one man dead.

According to Missouri Highway Patrol, 61-year old Arnold James was killed after pulling into the path of a Union Pacific train. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the crossing was marked with crossbucks.

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