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December 20, 1999 | Associated Press
A train smashed into a truck full of passengers at a railway crossing in this remote central Nigerian town, killing at least 50 people, police said Sunday. Rescuers sifting through the wreckage of Saturday's crash said the death toll could rise. The truck ignored warnings that a train was approaching and attempted to cross the tracks, police Cpl. Sam Uduok said. The vehicle was crushed by the southwest-bound passenger train.
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December 20, 1999 | Associated Press
A train smashed into a truck full of passengers at a railway crossing in this remote central Nigerian town, killing at least 50 people, police said Sunday. Rescuers sifting through the wreckage of Saturday's crash said the death toll could rise. The truck ignored warnings that a train was approaching and attempted to cross the tracks, police Cpl. Sam Uduok said. The vehicle was crushed by the southwest-bound passenger train.
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