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1 killed, 3 hurt in NE Ark. train collision

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WALDENBURG (AP) - Authorities say one person is dead after a train crashed into a tractor in northeast Arkansas.

Arkansas State Police say the driver of the tractor was killed in the crash Tuesday. Three people on the train suffered minor injuries.

Police tell our ABC station in Jonesboro, KAIT, that the crash happened in Waldenburg near U.S. 49. Authorities say the crossing does not have railroad signals.

Authorities have not yet released the name of the person killed.

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