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Four Hurt When Train Hits Car in Northwest Iowa
ALTA, Iowa (AP) - Four people were seriously injured when a train hit their car at a crossing in the northwest Iowa city of Alta.
The accident occurred a little after 4:20 p.m. Thursday.
The Buena Vista County Sheriff's Office says two of the four were children. They were flown to a hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. The two adults were taken to a Storm Lake hospital.
Investigators say the crossing signals were working at the time of the accident.