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Couple lucky to be alive after train truck accident in Lehi Utah.

At approximately 8:15 P.M. the Utah County Sheriff's Office Dispatch Center received a 911 Cellular Phone call regarding a train truck accident.

John Mason and his wife were traveling south bound on 7800 West and 8170 North in Lehi. John had just stopped at the stop sign on the north side of the rail road tracks. The sun was in his eyes as he attempted to cross the tracks traveling south bound. John's new 2003 dodge truck was hit by the train traveling east bound. John's vehicle received substantial damage to the passenger rear side of the vehicle.

John and his wife were wearing seat belts at the time. John and his wife did not receive any injuries. Lehi ambulance responded and check both John and his wife out.

Sgt. Dennis Harris Public Information Officer Utah County Sheriff Office