Driver of semi recovering after hit by train in Montana
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- The Montana Highway Patrol says the driver of a semi-trailer that was struck by a freight train in northeastern Montana is recovering at a Billings hospital.
Trooper Ross Tuggle told The Billings Gazette it appeared 56-year-old Patrick Francis Parker of Sidney either didn't see the train or thought he could beat it across the track at a crossing between Culbertson and Bainville on Tuesday afternoon.
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