• CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Deputy's cruiser struck by train

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    MIDLAND COUNTY, Texas - A deputy in Texas suffered only minor injuries after his cruiser was struck by a train.

    A driver caught the entire incident on his cellphone.


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    In the video, the deputy can be seen driving around a freight train that had just slowly passed by. But as the deputy started to cross the second set of tracks, a higher-speed freight train plowed into the side of the police SUV, flipping it over.

    The deputy was later hospitalized with bruises throughout his body.

    Officials said the deputy was responding to a call about infant in distress, but the baby was taken care of by other emergency responders.


     

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