Deputies investigate truck vs. train crash in Price County

By: Megan Lowry Email
By: Megan Lowry Email
The Price County Sheriff

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PRICE CO. (WEAU)-- The Price County Sheriff's Department is investigating a train versus truck crash at the railroad crossing on N. River Road in Price County.

At 10:53 AM deputies got a call about a crash involving a Wisconsin Central Limited Train and a truck hauling liquefied petroleum gas. The LP truck overturned in the crash. A valve on the back of the LP truck was damaged allowing a small amount of liquefied petroleum to leak from the tank.

The driver of the LP truck was transported by ambulance to the hospital. The driver's name and condition have not been released.

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