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Truck driver in accident involving MetroLink train runs from scene after being ejected

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A car that was hit by a truck in University City then hit a MetroLink train on July 4. Credit: KMOV A car that was hit by a truck in University City then hit a MetroLink train on July 4. Credit: KMOV

UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. (KMOV.com) - A car was hit by a truck, which then led the car to hit a MetroLink train at 6300 Etzel in University City Monday afternoon. 

Authorities say a truck hit a gold car, which then hit a MetroLink train. 

The driver of the truck was ejected, but somehow got up and ran from the scene. At least one person in the other car also ran, police say.

Five people from the train were taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say they located a stolen gun nearby.

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