Driver hurt after train collides with pickup truck

A man is being taken to the hospital after the pick-up was hit by a train.

Vidor police got the call about the accident just before 10 about an accident on a stretch of track between Dogwood and Old Spanish Trail.

According to his wife, Mike Douglas, of Vidor, was in the truck and was taken to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital by Acadian Ambulance in stable condition.

Douglas' wife says she and her husband live near the tracks; she was waiting for him to come home when she heard about the accident and rushed to the scene. 

Watch 12 News HD tonight at 6 and 6:30 for more on the accident.


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