Morrow truck crashes into CSX train


Staff report



Donna Carver | The Sentinel


Donna Carver | The Sentinel


Donna Carver | The Sentinel


A CSX train collided with a Fishburn Services Truck this morning in Morrow County, shearing the vehicle in half.

The collision occurred at approximately 8 a.m. at the railroad crossing on Township Road 75 in Edison.

The driver of the truck was Medflighted to Grant Medical Center in Columbus. Officials declined to comment on his condition at this time.

Ohio EPA was called to the scene to deal with the spill, which resulted from the collision. The truck was said to be hauling oil drilling waste product.

Also on the scene, are officials from the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, CSX, Ohio and Morrow County Emergency Management, as well as county medical and law enforcement personnel.

No further details are available at this time.

Donna Carver | The Sentinel
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Staff report