Farm Truck Crashes into Train near Dane-Columbia Co. Line

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

A 51-year-old Columbus man will be cited with failing to stop at stop sign and failure to wear a seatbelt after he stuck a train around 11 a.m. Monday morning.

According to WMTV-TV, the crash occurred on Meek Road approximately 5 miles northeast of the Village of DeForest at the Dane-Columbia County line.

The preliminary investigation shows a grain truck was traveling west on Meek Road and failed to stop at the stop sign at the railroad intersection. The driver, David Huebner, was taken to a Madison hospital. His condition is unknown at this time.

The train was traveling south at approximately 10 mph.

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