MITCHELL, Neb. — One person has died in the crash of a grain truck and a train just west of Mitchell.
Scottsbluff radio station KNEB reports that the crash happened around 7 a.m. Friday at a county road crossing just south of Highway 26.
Officials tell the station that a man in the grain truck died, and a woman was flown to a Scottsbluff hospital with serious injuries. Their names have not been released.
The train was eastbound at the time of the crash. The crossing is marked, but has no gates.
Information from: KNEB-AM, http://www.kneb.com