Man hit and killed by train in Dunn Co.

Courtesy: Dunn County Sheriff's Office
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WHEELER, Wis. (WEAU) -- The driver of a pickup truck was killed by a train early Monday morning in Dunn County.

The sheriff's department says it happened around 3:30 a.m. at Highway S near Wheeler. Deputies say a pickup truck was hit by a westbound train and the male driver from Wheeler was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say it appears that the truck was stopped on the tracks at the time of the crash.