Hayfield woman hurt after vehicle hits train in Dodge Center - KTTC Rochester, Austin, Mason City News, Weather and Sports

Hayfield woman hurt after vehicle hits train in Dodge Center


DODGE CENTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- A woman is hospitalized after her vehicle collided with a train in Dodge Center.

It happened at the intersection of 10th Avenue and County Road H near Triton High School shortly before 3 p.m. Monday. Authorities said the driver of the vehicle was slowly inching forward as the train approached. The train, which was traveling at about 25 miles an hour, clipped the front of her vehicle sending it into a ditch.

Dodge County Sheriff Jim Jensen said the driver was a 22-year-old woman from Hayfield and was the only one in the vehicle.

She was taken by ambulance to Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester with minor injuries.



Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2001 - 2014 WorldNow and KTTC, a Quincy station.
All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Jodi Neyens at (507) 280-5104. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.