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Woman killed in car, train crash


One person has been killed in a crash between a car and a train near Matthews Wednesday afternoon, according to Highway Patrol Trooper Clark Parrott.

Trooper Clark Parrot says Susan Beardsley of Sikeston died at the scene of the crash the Burlington Northern train collided with her car at the crossing.

Timothy Meyer with the Highway Patrol says it happened as Beardsley was traveling westbound on County Road 820 west of Hwy. 61, and the train northbound.

The patrol reports she was on the crossing when the train hit her.

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