Wife escapes car before crash with train, husband very critical - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

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Wife escapes car before crash with train, husband very critical

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A train hit a car, occupied by a married couple, on Wednesday morning at Bullard Street and Columbia Avenue.

The car was traveling north on Columbia Avenue when it was hit by the train, going east. The 50-year-old driver and 42-year-old passenger, a married couple, were in the car but the woman was able to escape before the train hit.

Police say the woman only had minor injuries.

Her husband, the driver, was transported to UMMC in "very critical condition". Accident reconstructions are now on the scene.  

We're told the train that hit them was owned by Kansas City Southern. 

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