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Car hit by train in Winneshiek County

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WINNESHIEK COUNTY (KWWL) -

The Winneshiek County Sheriff's Office is investigating a crash between a car and a train.

The sheriff's office says 47-year-old Bernal Salgado of Austin, Minnesota pulled into a driveway off of Highway 52 near Middle Calmar Road at around 2:20 a.m. Tuesday to turn around and was hit by the train while leaving that driveway.

Salgado left the scene and was later found in Calmar by the Calmar Police Department.

Salgado's car was totaled. The train was not damaged.

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