An Amtrak train struck a trailer carrying construction equipment Tuesday morning (Feb. 14) near Slidell. The accident occurred on Brown’s Switch Road near U.S. 11, according to the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office.
No injuries were reported in the accident, which occurred around 8 a.m. The area is currently closed off to traffic as deputies work to clear the scene.
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