Estimated read time: Less than a minute
This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.
LAVA HOT SPRINGS, Idaho (AP) — Officials with Idaho State Police are investigating after an Oregon man was killed by a Union Pacific freight train in eastern Idaho.
According to ISP, 42-year-old Howard B. Thibault of Milwaukie, Oregon was laying across the railroad tracks just outside of Lava Hot Springs on Saturday when he was struck by a westbound train.
Officers say Thibault succumbed to his injuries at the scene.
ISP has not yet released any more details about the incident.
Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.