2 Hurt When Sunset Limited Hits Truck

Three people were taken to a hospital after Amtrak’s eastbound Sunset Limited struck a dump trunk earlier this week in Duson, Louisiana.

One those treated was an Amtrak passengers. News reports indicated that Train 2 had 27 passengers and eight crew members on board the accident occurred at a grade crossing in and unincorporated area near Lafayette.

The train partially derailed. The driver of the truck was in serious condition at the hospital.

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