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Driver ejected when train hits semi in Alburnett

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LINN COUNTY (KWWL) -

A semi driver was taken to the hospital after a train slammed into a semi.

The crash happened in Alburnett around 3:45 p.m. Friday.

The force of the crash threw the driver through the windshield from the semi.

Crews on the scene said the driver was alive when the ambulance arrived, but there was no word on the extent of his injuries.

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