PHOTOS: Train slams into 18-wheeler in Texas, splits trailer in half

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HOUSTON (CW39)– Police in Richmond, Texas are now investigating a train vs. 18-wheeler accident. The accident happened at the railroad crossing Wednesday morning.

The 18-wheeler was crossing the tracks when the train crashed through the trailer, according to Richmond Police. The trailer appears to have been loaded with cases of bottled water.  There were no injuries reported. 

The tracks were closed for several hours while crews cleared the area.

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