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DeQuincy man dies after collision with train

3 years 6 months 4 days ago March 28, 2013 Mar 28, 2013 Thursday, March 28 2013 March 28, 2013 7:03 AM in News
Source: Associated Press

DEQUINCY, La. - Authorities say an 81-year-old DeQuincy man was killed in a collision involving a Kansas City Southern train and a pick-up truck.

DeQuincy police say Curtis Sandifer died Wednesday after his pickup was struck at a railroad crossing. Phillips says the vehicle was dragged about a half mile until it stopped.

According to witnesses, the train did blow its horn as it traveled down the tracks.

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