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Truck driver killed in crash with train

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TOWN OF HAMMOND (WKOW) -- A septic truck driver is killed in a crash with a freight train in the western part of the state.

The collision happened around 11:00 Monday morning in St. Croix County.  The truck driver was pronounced dead at the scene; no one on the train was injured.

The St. Croix County Sheriff's Department states the crossing does have a yield and crossing signs, but not a crossing arm.

The name of the deceased has not yet been released.

The crash remains under investigation.

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