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CSX train hits company vehicle driving down rails, one injured

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A CSX train carrying lumber hit a company vehicle traveling down the tracks Monday afternoon.

The incident was reported just before 1 p.m. at Belmeade Drive and Mt. Holly Road in western Mecklenburg County.

Emergency crews on the scene treated at least one person for potentially life-threatening injuries. 

That person was taken to Carolinas Medical Center - Main to be treated for injuries.

A company spokeswoman said the train crew was not injured.

The train was making a local lumber delivery when the crash happened.

CSX is investigating the incident.

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