One Dead after Train Crashes into Truck
A Hunstville, Ark. man was killed after his pickup truck was struck by a train at 5:15 a.m. this morning in Grant County.
According to a report from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Union Pacific Train, driven by Brent Cross of Chickasha, collided with the victim's vehicle after the victim failed to yield.
The vehicle was reportedly headed westbound on State Highway 11 and the train was moving northbound on the tracks. After the train hit the vehicle, the driver was pinned for nearly five hours.
Cort Houston Daugherty, 24, was pronounced dead on scene.