Man hurt after colliding with train in Hardin County - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Man hurt after colliding with train in Hardin County

Posted:

HARDIN COUNTY (KWWL)-- A man is hurt after colliding with a train near Garden City.

Hardin County Sheriff deputies say Andrew Hetland of Radcliffe was traveling east on County Road D-65 and collided with a Northbound Union Pacific Train. Deputies say he apparently saw the train too late at the railroad crossing.

Hetland's truck slid into the lead engine of the train. He was taken to an Ames hospital for treatment.

Deputies say the crossing lights and bell were working at the time.

Powered by Frankly