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Train collides with log truck in Perry County

PERRY COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A train collided today (Tuesday) with a log truck in Perry County, closing a section of Highway 29.

Mississippi Department of Transportation officials and emergency personnel are on the scene. Officials have closed Highway 29 in Perry County near the city limits of New Augusta. Only emergency personnel will be allowed to enter Highway 29 until further notice.

Motorists are advised to take an alternate route around the area until the section of Highway 29 reopens to traffic. 

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