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3 arrested after train crashes into car

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POINSETT COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

Three people were arrested after a train crashed into their vehicle Tuesday night.

Poinsett County Sheriff Larry Mills said a train hit a car shortly after 9:08 Tuesday night after the driver tried to cross railroad tracks from the ditch. The car then got stuck on the tracks when the train hit.

It happened on Tulot Road south of Trumann.

All three people were able to get out of the car safely.

Mills said alcohol was a factor in the crash.

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