Truck-Train Collision Claims Life

By: George McDonald
By: George McDonald

A man was killed in Lauderdale, Miss., around 9:00 p.m. Sunday when a train collided with his pickup truck.

The victim was identified as Boyd Wash, 60, of Lauderdale. He died at the scene.

Maj. Ward Calhoun said Wash's truck apparently stalled on the tracks.

The mishap remains under investigation by the Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department.


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