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One dead in level crossing crash in Athelney, Somerset

One person died when a train hit a car on a level crossing in Somerset.

The crash happened at about 06:30 GMT on the Stanmoor Road crossing near Athelney, on the line between Taunton and Castle Cary.

First Great Western and Network Rail said no train passengers were injured in the crash.

The line is expected to re-open at 15:00 GMT