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Car vs train leaves 52-year-old dead

Friday 1 February 2008, 1:56PM
By New Zealand Police


At approximately 12:10pm today a vehicle went though a stop sign controlled rail level crossing at the intersection of Dunlops Road and Railway Road Rangiora. 

The vehicle collided with a train and was pushed approximately 350 meters before coming to a stop. 

A 52yr old Nelson male suffered fatal injuries as a result of the crash. 

The name of the victim is not available at this time.