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Train hits, drags car for two blocks in Bay St. Louis

BAY ST. LOUIS, MS (WLOX) -

Bay St. Louis police are investigating a train on car collision that happened late Friday night. Police say the accident happened shortly before midnight at the Hancock Street railroad crossing not far from City Park.

Witnesses said the impact of the crash pushed a dark blue four door mid-size car two blocks down the tracks before the train came to a stop at the Second Street crossing. Wreckage from the crash littered the ground along the tracks.

The driver of the car was taken to the hospital. The driver's condition and identity have not been released at this time.

The cause of the accident is still being investigated.

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