No injuries reported in train/truck collision


January 27, 2012 at 9:41 am  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

No injuries reported in train/truck collision
Bruce McDonald
A truck was clipped by a train on Barton Avenue off of Highway 90 Tuesday evening, snarling traffic for many who use Barton as a connection between Highway 90 and River Road.

According to witnesses, the driver of the truck had the bed of his vehicle hanging over the track while waiting at a red light when the train went past. There were no reported injuries.




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Boutte woman watched train slam into her SUV
Boutte woman watched train slam into her SUV
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Laura Cummings had just watched the front tire roll off her Ford Explorer and was begging a 911 dispatcher on the phone to send someone to remove her SUV off the railroad tracks when she heard the train horn.

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