Driver hit by train in Tift County

Posted at 1:01 AM, Jul 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-24 01:01:00-04

TIFT CO., GA -- Georgia State Patrol responded to a driver being hit by a train just after 3:00 Sunday afternoon.

It happened at the intersection of Adcock Road and Highway 41 in Tift County.

Troopers said that a Ford F-150 pickup was traveling west on Adcock Rd when it crossed the path of a train traveling north.

The train struck the driver side of the vehicle.

The driver of the truck was severely injured in the crash and has been taken to Tift Regional Hospital.

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