Semi driver walks away uninjured following train crash

(WDTN Photo/Justin Kraus)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The driver of a semi-trailer walks away uninjured following a crash with a train Wednesday.

It happened around 2:15 p.m. in the 700 block of West Stewart Street in Dayton.

The semi was carrying scrap aluminum when it was hit, the Dayton Fire Department tells 2 NEWS. The guard arm was in the process of lowering when the semi attempted to cross and couldn’t cross the tracks in time.

Crews are currently in the process of cleaning up the strewn metal.

Stay with 2 NEWS and for updates as we learn more about this incident. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s