TWIN FALLS — A car has struck a train at Curry Crossing.

The crash happened when Russell Weaver, 82, of Hollister, failed to yield to oncoming train signals while driving east on U.S. 30. 

The 10-car Eastern Idaho Railroad train was traveling northwest. Weaver's car hit the side of the train, which was then brought safely to a stop. 

It does not appear anyone was seriously injured, although the car, a maroon sedan, sustained heavy front-end damage. Both Weaver and his passenger, Ardith Weaver, 79, were wearing seatbelts.

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The Twin Falls County Sheriff's Office says to expect delays along Highway 30. 

Idaho State Police is investigating the crash. 


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