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Train smashes into car on Houston level crossing

3 April 2014 Last updated at 15:50 BST

Four people were injured when a train smashed into a car on a level crossing in Houston, Texas.

CCTV footage shows the SUV cross the tracks, even though the warning gates have been lowered.

Seconds later, an oncoming train collides with the vehicle, dragging it along the tracks.

Claire Brennan reports.

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