Authorities have identified driver hit by train in Tift County

Car Crash
Posted at 10:40 AM, Jul 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-24 06:52:20-04

TIFT CO., GA -- Authorities have identified Ryan Buckley as the driver, who was hit by a train in Tift County. 

Officials say Buckley was driving on Adcock Road, when he crossed in front of a train traveling north.

The train directly hit the driver-side of the 21-year-old's truck.

Buckley was taken to Tift Regional Hospital with severe injuries.

He has since been transferred to the Navicent Medical Center in Macon.

WTXL will keep you updated as more details become available.