Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
A Canadian Pacific freight train and a grain truck collided in Ottertail Jan. 8. The photo here was taken by 12-year-old Zachary Pary, a seventh grader at the Perham Prairie Wind Middle School. The train came to rest, after pushing the truck about 300 yards, a short distance from the Pary's back door in an Ottertail residential area.

Dent man only bruised after crash with train in Ottertail

Email News Alerts

A Dent man was miraculously unharmed after a collision with a Canadian Pacific freight train in Ottertail last week.

The full-size semi truck with a grain hopper was wrapped around the entire front end of the train-and pushed an estimated 300 yards through the city of Ottertail, according to Otter Tail County Deputy Mark Haberer.

Advertisement

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement