UPDATE: Name released of truck driver killed in crash with train

Published: Sep. 7, 2018 at 1:38 PM CDT
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Police have released the name of the truck driver killed in a crash with a train.

It happened at the railroad crossing at Hogarth Street Wednesday.

Eau Claire Police identified the driver Friday as Scott Swartz from Eau Claire. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Swartz was driving a truck that was contracted by the U.S. Postal Service through Mack Priority Transport. He was on his way to deliver mail and packages to more than 500 P.O. boxes south of Eau Claire when the crash happened.

Police are still investigating the cause of the crash and are asking anyone who witnessed it to call their dispatch center at (715) 839-4972.