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Man dies after car hit by train in Hardin

Posted at 8:15 PM, Dec 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-17 22:15:59-05

HARDIN – A man whose car was hit by a train in Hardin on Monday morning has died.

The Montana Highway Patrol reports the 50-year-old Helena man was driving on Woodley Lane and attempting to cross the train tracks.

The man was reportedly on the phone with his wife about 9 a.m. and did not notice a train was coming.

The train hit the driver’s side of the man’s car, and he was thrown from the vehicle.

The man was transported to a hospital in Hardin before he was taken by Life Flight to Billings.

His name has not yet been released.

-Samantha Sullivan reporting for MTN News