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Seven hurt when UP, BNSF trains collide

Posted By rob On May 25, 2013 @ 7:09 pm In News,Recent Updates | Comments Disabled

ROCKVIEW, Mo. – Seven people were injured early Saturday, May 25, when two freight trains collided, spurring the collapse of a highway overpass.

Dispatcher Clay Slipis of the Scott County Sheriff’s Department said two vehicles were on the Highway M overpass about 2:30 a.m. when a Union Pacific train T-boned a BNSF Railway train.

Read the complete story at St. Louis Post-Dispatch.


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