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CSX investigating freight train vs. car collision

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - CSX officials are investigating a collision between a freight train and car at the Azalea Drive crossing in North Charleston Saturday morning.

Around 8:50 am,  a CSX freight train out of Charleston with three locomotives and loads of mixed freight struck  the car at the King Street Extension and Azalea crossing.  CSX personnel and North Charleston Police responded to the scene.  

There were no injuries reported and no hazardous material was  involved.

CSX says operations were impacted for about an hour, but normal operations then resumed.  The accident remains under investigation. 

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