38-year-old Clanton man dead after truck falls from overpass, struck by train

News

CALERA, Ala. (WIAT) — A 38-year-old from Clanton was identified as the victim of a fatal crash that happened Friday on Hwy. 22 near Hope Mountain Baptist Church.

Brian Hubbard was traveling northbound on I-65 when the truck he was driving left the overpass, landed on the train tracks below and was struck by a train, according to the Shelby County Coroner. Hubbard was killed in the crash.

A representative for CSX Transportation, the company that owns the train that was involved, confirmed that the vehicle was struck at approximately 9:46 AM by a train traveling on the tracks. 

The crossing has reopened.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Latest News

More News