Truck driver hurt in collision with freight train

Crashes

All safety equipment at the tracks was functioning

generic railroad crossing b 09032018 peter griffin_1536014409698.jpg.jpg

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The driver and only person inside a small truck was seriously injured Monday morning after colliding with a freight train in the Camas-Washougal area.

The truck was headed south on SE Whitney Street when it hit a westbound BNSF train, the Camas Police Department said.

It’s not clear what caused the crash, but officials said all the safety equipment near the railroad tracks was working at the time. No one on the train was hurt.

The investigation is ongoing.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Top Headlines

More News

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Twitter News Widget