Train collides with petroleum truck in Price Co., WI

By KBJR News 1

Train collides with petroleum truck in Price Co., WI

January 12, 2014 Updated Jan 12, 2014 at 1:16 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - The Price County Sheriff's office is investigating a collision between a freight train and a liquid petroleum gas truck Saturday morning.

According to authorities, the crash occurred just before 11 AM at a railroad crossing on the North River Road, in Knox.

A Wisconsin Central Train hit, and overturned, the truck at the crossing.

A damaged valve on the back of the truck allowed a small amount of liquid petroleum to leak from the tank.

Multiple agencies responded to the scene.

The accident is still under investigation.

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