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Truck, train collide near Harvey, resulting in injuries to the truck's driver

Incident occurred shortly after 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12.

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HARVEY, N.D. — A man suffered serious injuries when the truck he was driving collided with a train on Wednesday, Oct. 12, near Harvey.

According to a report from the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the incident occurred shortly after 11 a.m. on 23rd Street Northeast, five miles southeast of Harvey.

The Highway Patrol said Rodney Lund was driving a 2023 Volvo tractor and pulling an empty trailer on 23rd Street when he failed to come to a complete stop at an intersection. The truck crossed railroad tracks and a westbound Canadian Pacific train struck the semi on the driver's side.

Lund, 65, of Annamoose, North Dakota, was airlifted to Sanford Hospital in Bismarck with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

There are potential charges pending in this case, according to an updated release from the NDHP.

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