Three Sustain Minor Injuries in Amtrak Train Collision with Garbage Truck


Share post:

CHALMERS, IN – A collision between an Amtrak train and a garbage truck on State Road 43 left three individuals with minor injuries in White County on Thursday morning. 

The incident occurred at approximately 8:15 a.m. near the town of Chalmers. The impact of the crash resulted in the destruction of the garbage truck, which reportedly failed to yield to the oncoming train carrying a full load of passengers. 

Prompt emergency response led to the swift transportation of the two truck occupants and one train passenger to a nearby hospital for treatment of their minor injuries.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related articles

Chicago Weather Alert: Scattered Thunderstorms, High Swim Risk Near Lake Michigan

Chicago, IL - Scattered thunderstorms are expected to impact the Chicago area this afternoon into the evening, posing...

Quad Cities, IA/IL – Quarter-Sized Hail Expected Today, More Storms Anticipated Friday

A fast-moving storm system is expected to bring a 40 to 60 percent chance of thunderstorms to the...

Nashville Prepares for Sunny Week and Rainy Weekend Ahead

Nashville, TN - Middle Tennessee residents can look forward to a stretch of pleasant weather this week, with...

Southern Michigan Braces for Small Hail and Overnight Storms into Wednesday

Detroit, MI - Showers and thunderstorms are expected to expand across southern Michigan this afternoon. While severe storms...