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Train hits car, kills driver in Cross County

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CROSS COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

A Cross County man died Tuesday morning after his car was hit by a train.

It happened on County Road 825 in Cross County, between Wynne and Parkin.

Arkansas State Police report 67-year-old John Aldridge was driving south on County Road 825 when he failed to yield to a train going west. The incident happened shortly after 9 a.m.

The train hit the driver's side of Aldridge's vehicle.

Aldridge's body was taken to the Arkansas State Crime Lab.

No other injuries were reported in the incident.

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