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Train and Dump Truck Collide in West Des Moines

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa  --  A train and dump truck collided in West Des Moines on Friday morning.

The crash happened on the far west side of the city, near South 92nd and Raccoon River Drive. Authorities say it appears the truck tried to outrun the train at a crossing, but did not make it in time.

The accident remains under investigation. Nobody was injured during the incident.