Railroad worker hospitalized in Butler Co.

MILFORD TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A railroad worker was hospitalized Thursday night after a locomotive filled with smoke while traveling in Milford Township.

Butler County authorities say a life squad met the train near State Route 127 and Wayne-Milford Road and took the worker to the Fort Hamilton Hospital for smoke inhalation.

The cause of smoke filling the train has not been determined.

The railroad crossing at 127 is blocked while authorities inspect the train.

FOX19 is following the story and will update as more information is available.

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