MINNESOTA NEWS BRIEFS: Truck driver killed in train accident in Redwood County
SANBORN, Minn. -- A truck driver is dead after his rig was hit by a train in Redwood County Monday afternoon.
Sheriff's officials say 70-year-old Richard Utz of rural Comfrey was crossing the tracks northeast of Sanborn when his semi was struck by a Canadian Pacific train. Utz was airlifted to a Twin Cities hospital where he was pronounced dead. No other injuries were reported.