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Authorities release ID of driver who died after log truck collided with sightseeing train
Reported by: Associated Press
Saturday, October 12, 2013 12:22 PM EDT
Authorities have identified the driver who died after his logging truck collided with a passenger train at a crossing in West Virginia.
The train carrying 63 sightseers and four crew members was on a fall foliage trek about 160 miles east of Charleston. Two passenger cars flipped on their sides after impact.
Spokeswoman Tracy Fath of Davis Memorial Hospital in Elkins says one person remained at the hospital Saturday. Four others were transferred to a Morgantown hospital and their status was unavailable Saturday.