No one was hurt Monday afternoon when a freight train hit a tractor-trailer hauling cars in southeast Arlington, but the wreckage caused traffic delays for nearly three hours.
The wreck happened shortly after 3 p.m. at a rail crossing near the intersection of Great Southwest Parkway and Division Street, said Tiara Ellis Richard, a police spokeswoman.
The train from Union Pacific Railroad had been eastbound, Richard said.
Cars were flung from the trailer leading to traffic delays while the debris was removed, Richard said.
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The clean up was mostly completed by about 6 p.m., but crews were still checking the train to make sure it was ready to continue, Richard said.