DSP Investigating Crash between Train & Pickup Truck near Bear

Dec 29, 2012 -- 10:15am

State Police are investigating a crash between a train and pickup truck on Old Porter Road near Bear.  The crash occurred just after 3am and 33 year old Derrick Jones, the driver of the pickup was taken to Christiana Hospital with non-life threatening injuries – a passenger was also treated for minor injuries.  Police say Jones struck the train at the crossing and his truck became lodged under a tank of liquefied petroleum gas and traveled with the train till it stopped at Wrangle Hill Road.

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