Pickup truck hit by moving train

EVANS COUNTY, GA (WTOC) - Around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, a truck on Sunbury Road near U.S. Highway 280 was hit by a moving train. According to Georgia State Patrol, the truck crossed into the train's path. The pickup truck was pushed about 150 feet before the train could stop.

Claxton Fire and Rescue responded. There were two people in the pickup truck. Both were taken to Evans Memorial Hosptial.

Railroad officials and GSP are investigating.

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