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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