No one hurt after train hits semi stuck on ice

Crews responded to the tracks on Winter Street, south of Hayden Street, around 8:40 a.m.

Posted: Jan. 23, 2019 11:11 AM
Updated: Jan. 23, 2019 11:32 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - A train hit a semi Wednesday morning, blocking some streets on the city's southeast side. 

Crews responded to the tracks on Winter Street, south of Hayden Street, around 8:40 a.m.

Norfolk Southern workers at the scene told FOX 55 the semi was backing into a loading dock at Paragon Tube Corporation when it got stuck in the ice. 

An eastbound train then hit the semi. 

The driver was not hurt. 

Crews had the crash cleaned up around 10:00 a.m. 

Article Comments

Fort Wayne
Few Clouds
71° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 71°
Angola
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 68°
Huntington
Clear
69° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 69°
Decatur
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 78° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 72°
Van Wert
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 78° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 72°
Summer-Like Friday
WFFT Radar
WFFT Temperatures
WFFT National

Community Events