Truck Collides With Train in Marfa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MARFA - A man collides with a train on Tuesday morning and luckily he walked away with only minor injuries.

Marfa DPS tell NewsWest 9, the accident happened at the railroad crossing on Golf Course Road in Marfa around 7 a.m. Tuesday morning.

They say North Houston pole line worker, Allen Smith, failed to yield the right of way to the train.

His Ford F-250 pick-up was struck on the left back side.

Smith was transported to big bend regional hospital with only minor injuries.