Police attempt to bypass train crossing and didn’t see the 2nd train
NBC New York, May 22, 2019
A dashcam captures the moment a freight train slams into a sheriff’s office vehicle in Midland, Texas. Incredibly, the deputy was shaken up but not seriously hurt. This is one of those cases where you can’t help but say, “Whoa!” out loud.
MIDLAND, Texas ( FOX 7 Austin) – A deputy with the Midland County Sheriff’s Office was responding to a call of an infant having breathing issues when his vehicle was struck by a train on Tuesday.
According to Sheriff Gary Painter, two deputies in separate vehicles were responding to a call of a baby in distress on Tuesday, May 21.
The deputies were driving with lights and sirens on and were going through red lights when they were stopped by a slow-moving train.