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Law enforcement responds to a collision Wednesday between a BNSF train and another vehicle near the Hawk Creek Country Club golf course in Raymond. Tribune photo by Susan Lunneborg

Willmar man injured in train collision


RAYMOND -- Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog said Anthony Vaneps, 66, of Willmar was injured when the truck he was driving was struck Wednesday morning by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train near Raymond.

Hartog said the Sheriff's Office received a call at 10:35 a.m. of a truck-train crash on a private driveway crossing on the east edge of Raymond. Vaneps was ejected from the truck when it was struck by the train.

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Susan Lunneborg
Susan Lunneborg is news editor of the West Central Tribune. She joined the staff in Willmar in 1999 and has been a newspaper journalist for nearly 20 yearsShe can be reached directly at the email linked here, but for the most timely response, please send news releases to the Tribune's general news email:
(320) 235-1150