Trash truck and train collide in Independence

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INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — A dumpster trash truck collided with an Amtrak train Thursday morning at about 8:30 and dispatchers said there were reports of injuries.

The collision happened at tracks near 24 Highway and Wilson Road.

The injuries are to the person or people inside the trash truck.

FOX 4 has a crew on the way to the scene and will update this story as new information comes in. Refresh this page for the latest.

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