Man killed after driver fails to yield to train in Wood County
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:20:24 GMT —
WESTON, Ohio - Officials in Wood County have released the identities of victims of a car-train accident in Milton Township Monday evening.
According to the Wood County Sheriff's Office, a report of a train versus vehicle accident on Weston Road, near Portage Road, came in shortly after 7 p.m.
Authorities say a vehicle driven by 36-year-old Nikki L. Harris was southbound on Weston Road when it failed to yield to an eastbound train.
Harris, of Custar, was transported by Life Flight to Mercy St. Vincents Medical Center in Toledo. Her husband, 38-year-old Marvin J. Harris, was a passenger in the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The accident remains under investigation by the Wood County Sheriff's Office.