Gallery: Truck and train collide in WV mountains
Oct. 12, 2013 @ 04:39 PM
A logging truck collided Friday with a train carrying passengers on a scenic tour amid peak fall foliage season in the West Virginia mountains, killing one person and injuring 24 people Friday, authorities said. Two of the rail cars turned on their sides.
An emergency responder works to gain access to a passenger car that flipped on its side after a truck carrying logs down Cheat Mountain on U.S. Route 250 crashed into the train taking passengers on a scenic tour in rural Randolph County, W.Va., on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. The crash killed one person and injured more than 60 others, according to emergency services officials. (AP Photo/The Inter-Mountain, Tim MacVean)