BREAKING: Car and train collide in Gaston County

Hello, it's Christine Nelson. It's Friday, September 13. Here is a look at what's happening now. WBTV News This Morning is on from 4:30 a.m. - 7:00 a.m. and streaming on the web at

BREAKING: WBTV is on the scene of a train vs. car collision in Gastonia. It happened near North Church St. We have details on what exactly happened and if anyone was seriously injured.

We're also following the breaking details out of Colorado, where they're experiencing dangerous flooding. Three people have been killed. WBTV's Astrid Martinez is following the breaking details in our 24 hour newsroom. She's getting a live report ready for the 5 a.m. hour now.

How closer are we to an agreement with Syria to turn over its chemical weapons? Apparently not closer based on the information we received overnight. We'll explain.

A fall feel will be in the air this weekend! Meteorologist Al Conklin has the most reliable first alert weather forecast. Your traffic updates with Tonya Rivens are every 10 minutes!

See you on the air!