UPDATE: 2 helicopters called to car vs. train crash in Walton

WALTON, KY (FOX19) - Two people are being treated at University Hospital after their car collided with a train in Walton.

Authorities say Wade Strickland, 34, and Riochelle Henderson, 19,  were crossing the railroad tracks at a private drive in the 200 block of Old Nicholson Rd. when they were hit by a train around 5:45 Sunday night.

The Erlanger couple was transported by aircare to University Hospital. Stickland is being treated for life-threatening injuries. Henderson has non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities are investigating the collision.

We have a crew on the scene and will bring you the latest as soon as we get it.

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