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No one hurt in car-train collision in Marshfield

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MARSHFIELD (WAOW) – A train and a vehicle collided at a railroad crossing in Marshfield, closing state Highway 97 for a time, but no one was hurt, authorities said.

The crash occurred about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

There was very minimal contact,” said Sgt. Travis Esser of the Wood County Sheriff's Department.

Exactly what happened remained under investigation, he said.

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MARSHFIELD (WAOW) – A traffic incident occurred at a railroad crossing in Marshfield, closing state Highway 97, the state Department of Transportation said.


The incident occurred about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday and was expected to keep the road closed for two hours, the agency said.

No other details were immediately available. The Wood County Sheriff's Department did not immediately return a telephone message. No spokespeople were available at the Marshfield Police Department. 
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