Man Life-Flighted Following Train Accident


By Brittany Cooper

Lincoln County, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) A man was sent to the hospital following a train accident Wednesday.

The accident happened at the railroad crossing at 600 West Highway 24 and 3150 East around one in the afternoon.

According to Lincoln County Sergeant JR Gregory, the driver of a farm truck failed to stop at the crossing. The truck rolled in front of the train.

The driver was life-flighted out of Minidoka Memorial to another hospital.

His name is not being released at this time.

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