Feed truck rolls when train clips rear

No injuries were reported when a

train hit a semi truck near Alta on Saturday.

Times photo by Dolores Cullen

A collision between a semi truck and a train occurred on Saturday at 7:30 a.m. at the intersection of 70th Avenue and Hwy. 7 just outside of Alta, according to the Buena Vista County Sheriff’s Office.

Martin Chase, 37, of Newell, was driving a trailer full of hog feed on 70th Avenue. While Chase was headed north, a Canadian National Railroad train was westbound on the tracks paralleling Hwy. 7.

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