ATV driver crashes into freight train


Teutopolis – An ATV collided with a freight train just east of Teutopolis.


The crash happened shortly after 11 a.m. Thursday along the south side of US 40. The driver of the ATV was pronounced dead at the scene, at 12:45 p.m.


Eastbound traffic on US 40 was closed, but has since reopened. Teutopolis is just four miles east of Effingham.

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