1 injured after car, train collide in Putnam County

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NITRO, W.Va. (WOWK) – The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department says a car and train collided at the intersection of Route 25 and McJunkin Road in the Nitro, West Virginia after 4:00 PM on Friday, August 9th, 2019.

Putnam County Deputies say a woman driving the car was stuck at a traffic light near the railroad crossing and could not move. A slow-moving train was coming and struck the back of her car. She was transported with unknown injuries. Putnam County Deputies continue to investigate.

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