Truck Driver Injured In Accident With Train

A truck was damaged at an accident near West Sangamon Road and Spresser Street in Taylorville. (WICS Photojournalist Andrew Rutherford)

A dump truck was headed west along West Sangamon Road, near Spresser Street in Taylorville when it went to turn onto a private drive that crosses the railroad tracks. That's when the truck hit the train. Only the driver of the truck was inured. The driver was airlifted to St. John's Hospital where we're told he is in stable condition.

The name of the driver is not being released at this time.

We'll bring you more information as it becomes available.

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