Amtrak train from New Orleans involved in crash with vehicle

Amtrak train from New Orleans involved in crash with vehicle
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TANGIPAHOA PARISH, LA (WVUE) - An Amtrak train traveling from New Orleans to Chicago was involved in a crash with a vehicle around Noon Wednesday.

Officials with Amtrak confirmed the crash.

No one aboard the train was injured but Amtrak could not confirm if anyone in the vehicle that was struck was injured.

The train was delayed one hour but has since resumed its trip on its regular route.

Officials could not confirm exactly where the crash happened.

One FOX 8 Viewer shared video from the scene of the crash stating that the crash happened in the Ponchatoula area.

Details of the crash are still limited at this time. We will bring you more information as it becomes available.

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