One Man Killed in EL Reno Train Collision

Monday, June 29th 2009, 4:39 pm
By: News 9

EL RENO, Oklahoma -- One man was killed after a semi was struck by a train.

Upon arrival, police discovered the semi driver, 46-year-old John Everett, had been killed in the collision.

Investigators are still trying to determine why the semi was hit by the train. The railroad crossing is in a rural area of El Reno that is not equipped with barrier arms or other electronic warning devices.

No other injuries were reported.