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Man killed when truck tractor struck by train

News Dickinson,North Dakota 58602
The Dickinson Press
Man killed when truck tractor struck by train
Dickinson North Dakota 1815 1st Street West 58602

TOLLEY (AP) -- The North Dakota highway patrol says a 20-year-old Mohall man was killed after the truck tractor and grain trailer he was driving was struck by a train.

The patrol says the man was heading from a rural residence to Tolley with a load of canola about 9:30 a.m. and failed to yield to a Northern Plains train with 39 cars at a marked crossing.

The operator signaled with the whistled but the train struck the driver's side of the truck's cab.

The man's name was not released and the crash remains under investigation.