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Fatal Train/Vehicle near Grand Jct Sunday night

Posted on 03 June 2013 by KWBG

According to the Iowa State Patrol website, officials are investigating a fatal train/vehicle crash that occurred Sunday night  at X Avenue, North of Highway 30 East of Grand Junction.  The crash report lists 52 year old Kristina Becker-Duroe of Coon Rapids as the driver of the single vehicle, and also that she was not wearing her seat belt.

The vehicle was southbound on X Avenue and failed to yield to the eastbound Union Pacific train.  The accident remains under investigation by the Iowa State Patrol.

It was less than a month ago, on May 9th, that two trains collided near Grand Junction

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