HALE, Mo.- Authorities and emergency personnel are on scene of a collision between a train and a pickup truck in Hale, Mo., at the MO-139 Highway crossing.
Details on how the accident occurred have not been provided at this time. Reports indicate that all railroad crossings in Hale are currently closed and motorists are urged to use caution while traveling in the area. Injuries have not been confirmed but according to sources are not believed to be severe.
Route YY, west of Hale, is believed to be opened at this time and should be used as an alternate route. Formal information will be updated as soon it becomes available.