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Woman injured when van hits train

WALCOTT — A 21-year-old Wyndmere woman was injured in a collision with a train near here Thursday morning.

The woman was driving a white minivan in Richland County about 5 miles south of Walcott when she struck a Red River Valley & Western train about 10 a.m.

Authorities said the woman was taken to Essentia Health in Fargo with injuries that weren’t considered to be life-threatening.

There were no crossing arms at the intersection.

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