CORRIGAN, TX (KTRE) - A portion of US 287 through Corrigan is closed after a train hit an 18-wheeler Thursday afternoon.
The 18-wheeler truck that was hit by the train driven by Dustin John Moore, 38, of Tyler was issued a citation for parking on the railroad tracks. Moore abandoned the truck before it was struck by the train.
A second 18-wheeler was damaged after the train struck the first 18-wheeler.
The driver of the second 18-wheeler Cedrick Fields, 30, of Magnolia, Arkansas was taken to the hospital following the incident.