No Injuries After Train Strikes Truck in Ottawa

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OTTAWA – No injuries were reported after a driver allegedly drove around down gates at a railroad crossing in Ottawa. On Saturday authorities were called to the crossing at N2871st Road where they found a truck had been hit by the train. The driver reportedly stated that they had waited some time at the crossing and had assumed it was clear to cross. No injuries were reported and the truck was able to drive from the scene. The driver was charged with failure to obey a railroad signal.