Man killed when UTV hit by train in Richardson County

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Published: Jul. 6, 2021 at 9:38 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 6, 2021 at 9:50 AM CDT
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RICHARDSON COUNTY (KOLN) - Authorities said a man was killed and a woman was injured when a UTV was hit by a train in Richardson County on Monday.

According to the Richardson County Sheriff’s Office, the crash took place just west of 645 Boulevard at a private railroad crossing around 3:15 p.m.

Authorities said a closed cab UTV was involved in the crash, and 77-year-old Ralph Burns Sr. of Salem was killed at the scene, and a Brianna Holloway, 4,8 was taken to a local hospital with unknown injuries.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.

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