One killed after train hits car

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CHICAGO, Ill. -- A Metra train collided with a car on Chicago's far South Side Sunday evening, killing one person in the car.

The crash happened at 119th Street just west of Marshfield in the Calumet Park neighborhood.

Fire officials say the crash occurred just after 7 tonight.

Witnesses tell WGN the driver may have tried to beat the train across the tracks.

An investigation is on going.

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