Woman's Truck Collides With Train

A Rifle woman is lucky she was not hurt after her car collided with a moving train Monday night.

32-year old Jessica Peterson was traveling east on Highway 6 about one mile east of Rifle when she lost control of her pickup truck. The truck went down an embankment and crashed into an eastbound Burlington Northern train.

Peterson was not hurt and everyone on board the train was fine. Peterson has a summons for DUI.


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