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Gwinnett County roadway reopens after train, tractor trailer collide

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Source: Gwinnett County Police Source: Gwinnett County Police
BUFORD, GA (CBS46) -

Crews have cleared the scene of a crash involving a tractor trailer and train that closed a busy roadway in Gwinnett County for several hours.

The crash happened around 5:30 a.m. at the intersection of Silas King and West Main Street in Buford.

Police say the driver of the tractor-trailer became stuck on the tracks. The train engineer saw the tractor-trailer was stuck and began slowing down but was unable to do so without hitting the truck. The truck was hauling recycled rubber.

The area was blocked off for about five hours as crews cleared the scene.

It is unclear if any injuries were sustained.

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