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Woman injured when car collides with train in Olivia


OLIVIA - An Olivia woman was injured last night when her car collided with slow-moving train.

According to the Olivia Police, Dawn Gartner, 47, was traveling north on Seventh Street North when her vehicle collided with a westbound Twin Cities and Western Railroad train at 6:29 p.m.

The train was not moving quickly, according to the police, and Gartner's vehicle was pushed a short distance down the track.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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