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Published June 02, 2011, 09:36 AM

Authorities investigate train-truck accident in Perham

Perham, Minn. (WDAY TV) - Authorities are looking into if a driver's medical condition could have caused a train-truck accident in Perham this afternoon.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Perham, Minn. (WDAY TV) - Authorities are looking into if a driver's medical condition could have caused a train-truck accident in Perham this afternoon.

The man had to be cut out of his truck. Authorities say about 4 this afternoon the man stopped his truck on the tracks and as hit.

The conductor said the man was leaning over into the passenger's seat at the time of the crash and had plenty of time to see the train.

The man was taken to the hospital. His name and condition are not being released.

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