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A train crashed into a stalled truck in downtown Tucson Wednesday night, authorities said.

The collision occurred at 7th Street and 7th Avenue at 8 p.m., said Officer Ray Smith, a Tucson police spokesman.

He said the driver was able to exit the truck before the crash. There were no reported injuries in the incident.

Authorities are investigating the crash. No roads have been closed, Smith said.

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No further information has been released.

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Shaq is a public safety reporter and the Road Runner columnist, keeping readers up to date on transportation news. In 2017, he started as an apprentice and later worked part-time until graduating from the UA and being offered a full-time position in 2018.