Train, 18-wheeler collision in College Station sends one to hospital

Posted at 11:54 AM, Dec 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-13 12:56:37-05

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — One person was injured Monday as a result of a collision between a freight train and an 18-wheeler.

The crash occurred about 8 a.m., as a northbound Union Pacific train crashed into the truck at the South Dowling Road crossing.

The truck driver sustained non-incapacitating injuries. He was conscious and taken to a local hospital.

Union Pacific crews remain on the scene to remove the truck and repair damage to the crossing.