Two injured after train strikes truck in west Tulsa

Posted at 7:49 PM, Nov 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-21 21:33:19-05

TULSA -- Tulsa police are investigating Tuesday night after a train collided with the driver of a truck in west Tulsa.

The crash was reported near 17th and Southwest Boulevard.

Police said a man and a woman were initially trapped inside the truck after the crash. Those two people were taken to the hospital in emergent condition, officials said. Officials said both people were conscious.

Officials said the train crossing where the crash occurred does not have flashing lights, and the train conductor didn't notice the vehicle because the train was moving backward. 

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