View Other Items in this Archive | View All Archives | Printable Version

One Dead in Truck vs Train Collision
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  September 27, 2016

CONTACT: Shari Ireton, Director of Communications, Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, 425-388-3377, Media line:  425-249-6263
STANWOOD, WASH. – Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office collision detectives are investigating a fatal truck vs train collision which was reported around 6:15 tonight near the intersection of 92 Ave NW and Pioneer Highway.  The truck had attempted to cross the tracks when it was hit by the train. One male in the truck died at the scene and a second male in the truck was transported to Harborview Regional Medical Center.  The tracks are shut down and representatives from Burlington Northern are on-scene.
The investigation is expected to last several hours and no further updates are expected this evening.