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Water Truck Being HIt by Train in Utah

WELLINGTON — A construction worker on
his lunch break caught video of a train smashing into a work vehicle.
Two men were in the 10-wheel semi truck when it was hit by the train,
but there were no reported injuries.

James Wood was thinking of his four-year-old son when he pulled out his iPhone and started recording a passing freight train.

"My son has a fascination with trains, so I went to take video of the train for him," Wood said.

But he never expected to see what happened next.

"It was surreal," he said. "It was like a scene out of a movie almost."

Wood, himself in shock, ran to the truck expecting both men in the truck to be dead.

"He got out of the truck and I said, 'Are you alright?' And he said,
'Yeah, I'm fine," and I said, 'Dude, you are the luckiest man alive
right now,'" Wood said.



After the accident, there isn't much left of the big semi truck t

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Added: Nov-2-2012 Occurred On: Nov-2-2012
By: wootom
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Tags: Train crash, train accident, utah, railroad accident
Location: Utah, United States (load item map)
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