Train vs. Truck Collision in Eastern Idaho


Idaho State Police are investigating a train vs. vehicle crash in Eastern Idaho that sent a woman to the hospital.

The accident took place on a crossing south of the Fremont County town of Sugar City Monday night.

Witnesses said a truck was pulling a trailer west toward U.S. Highway 20 but the semi stopped on the tracks and an Eastern Idaho Railroad train slammed into the vehicle. 

Lori Clark, 52, of Arco was transported to Madison Memorial Hospital. She was later released from the hospital after treatment of her injuries. The train's engineer was not injured.

Sheriff's deputies are assisting ISP in the investigation.