One person was killed and 23 were injured when a logging truck collided with a tourist train in rural West Virginia, officials said.
Investigators believe the driver of the logging truck failed to brake at a railroad crossing while driving north Friday on Route 250 in Cheat Bridge, West Va., about 160 miles east of Charleston.
The logging truck hit two of the passenger cars that are part of the Cheat Mountain Salamander, a train that offers tourists fall foliage excursions.
The driver of the logging truck was declared dead at the scene, said Randolph County Sheriff Mark Brady in a news conference Friday night. A recording of the press conference was provided to the Los...