Teenager killed in train accident in Region 8

CLAY COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A teenager was killed early Wednesday morning after her car was hit by a train.

The accident happened Wednesday morning on County Road 481 in Rector.

According to Arkansas State Police, 17-year-old Kayle Dare Bell was crossing the railroad tracks on CR 481 when her car was clipped by an oncoming train.

Bell was ejected from the car, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

ASP says she was not wearing her seatbelt at the time of the accident.

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