No injuries were reported

Harrington police are investigating a collision between a train and a tractor trailer that took place at about 1:03 a.m. Friday, July 28.

The collision took place on South Dupont Highway in the area of Corn Crib Road.

Units from the Harrington Fire Company arrived to find the train blocking both northbound and southbound lanes of traffic, with the tractor trailer sustaining severe damage, having come to rest on the northbound shoulder.

There were no injuries reported. According to Harrington police, the train hit the rear end of the truck at the intersection which is guarded only by flashing warning lights.

Crews checked the tractor, trailer and train for hazardous materials before clearing the debris from the roadway.