Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

February 28, 2013

Driver injured after car-train collision


The Independent

CATLETTSBURG — A driver was injured a car was hit by a train  on old U.S. 23 at the railroad crossing in front of the Calgon Plant about 6:40 a.m. Thursday morning.

The driver was conscious following the accident. No one else was in the car, according to a Boyd County Sherrif's Deputy.

The car was pushed about 30 feet down the track from the crossing. The CSX train was heading south when the crash happened