Train, semi-truck collide in Hartselle - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Train, semi-truck collide in Hartselle

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The collision happened at the College Street crossing. The collision happened at the College Street crossing.
HARTSELLE, AL (WAFF) -

A train collided with a semi-truck Tuesday morning in Hartselle.

It happened around 7:15 a.m. at the College Street crossing. Reports indicate the driver of the truck got out before it was hit by the train.

The semi-truck appeared to have been moved 20 feet after getting hit.

Several railroad crossings were affected. Traffic was delayed in the area while crews responded to the wreck.

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