Semi, train collide near Estevan
A semi-trailer that was involved in a collision with a train near Estevan on Tuesday is seen in this photo provided by RCMP.
Published Wednesday, September 12, 2012 8:26AM CST
The driver of a semi-trailer escaped with only minor injuries after his rig collided with a train near Estevan.
Emergency crews were called to the collision just southeast of the city Tuesday afternoon.
RCMP say it appears the unloaded semi-trailer was stopped at the crossing with its front end on the tracks when it was hit by the train.
Mounties say alcohol isn’t believed to have been a factor.