Game of chicken with a train sends one to the hospital

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Springfield - The Fire Chief in Springfield, Chief Fustin, says a child was hit by a train on Thursday afternoon.

 

Three minors were near the tracks playing "chicken" a young girl was clipped by the train. She had minor, non-life threatening injuries. The other children were not harmed.

 

The area near 8th and Converse was blocked off to clear the scene.

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