Dump truck hit by train while attempting to cross tracks

A truck was struck by a train while crossing at Buchanan Monday (Credit: Russell Kinsaul / News 4)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A dump truck was hit by a train Monday morning near the North Riverfront.

The truck was crossing the tracks in the 100 block of Buchanan when it was hit by a train and pushed about 230 feet around 10:30 a.m. The train was going roughly 20 miles per hour at the time of the collision.

The driver of the truck is being assessed for injuries.

No other details have been made available.

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