Menominee County Car-Train Accident Injures Two

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Menominee, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Gladstone Post responded to an accident yesterday involving a vehicle and a train in Menominee County.

It happened just after 9:30 am, central time, on County Road 348 in Ingalls.

Troopers say a southbound Canadian National train hit a 2011 Ford station wagon driven by 74-year-old Adolf Jerger of Cedar River.

A passenger in the vehicle, 64-year-old Carol Truitt of Menominee, was taken to Bay Area Medical Center in Marinette, WI for treatment of injuries.

There is no word on her condition at this time. Jerger sought his own treatment for injuries and he was ticketed for careless driving.

No one on the train was injured.