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Thursday, November 15, 2012

Deadly train-parade float crash in Texas probed

Police, fire and other rescue workers respond to an accident where a trailer carrying veterans in a parade was struck Thursday by a train crossing in Midland, Texas. "Show of Support" president and founder Terry Johnson tells the Midland Reporter-Telegram that a Union Pacific train slammed into the trailer that was on its way to a wounded-veterans event.