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A Blanchard woman is facing charges today after she apparently drove her car onto train tracks causing a major crash.

Caddo deputies say the woman is now charged with DUI. The incident happened at about 1am Friday morning. A Blanchard Police Officer found 26-year-old Jasmine Price in her car on the railroad tracks at Alexander Avenue in Blanchard. Price got out of her car, leaving it on the tracks.

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The officer tried to contact KCS officials to let them know about the car, but it was too late. A train came barreling through and slammed into the car dragging it about a half-mile. The car burst into flames.

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Caddo Fire District 1 rushed to the scene to put out the blaze. Investigators have determined Price was driving while intoxicated. She was arrested by Caddo Deputies and released.

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While this mess was cleaned up, several roads in the Blanchard area had to be closed. All are now back open.

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