(TheRedAlertNews.com) – A train collided with a truck transporting a large concrete bridge beam in Tennessee, injuring two in a terrifying wreck and derailment caught on camera by a nearby motorist.
You can see what happened in the video at the end of this post.
According to WATE.com:
“Two people were injured after a train crash led to a derailment in Collegedale Tuesday afternoon, according to the Chattanooga ABC affiliate WTVC.
“Chattanooga Fire Department posted to Twitter stating that crews responded to a Norfolk Southern freight train collision with a tractor-trailer carrying a 134-foot concrete bridge beam at Apison Pike and University Drive around 12:30 p.m.
“In a video posted on social media [see below], the train is seen crashing into the trailer as it was going over the tracks. Both the train and trailer were destroyed on impact.” [emphasis added]
Here is the video:
WATCH: Moment train collided with truck hauling concrete barrier in Collegedale, Tennessee; at least 2 people were injured
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