Union Pacific employee injured in train derailment in Houston

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Wednesday, November 24, 2021
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Crews in Houston's East End are working to clear a crash involving a train and an semi-truck.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Crews in Houston's east end were called to the scene of a crash involving a train and a semi-truck.

The collision happened Tuesday afternoon in the 8600 block of Clinton Drive.

At about 2 p.m., a semi-trailer truck collided with a train, according to Union Pacific, but no further details are available about how the crash occurred.

A Union Pacific employee on board the train was injured and transported to the hospital. The incident remains under investigation.