Crookston Times - Crookston, MN
  • Authorities: ‘Driver inattention’ leads to vehicle/train collision

  • Fosston man OK
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  •     The Polk County Sheriff's Office reports that apparent "driver inattention" led to a collision Sunday morning between a car and a Canadian Pacific train on Polk County Highway 41. Zosim Kaya, 19, of Fosston was not hurt, but the 2008 Honda Accord he was driving east on #41 was totaled. The train sustained minor damage.   
        The accident was reported at 7:25 a.m. Sunday. The train was northbound, crossing #41, when Kaya crashed into it.   
        Erskine Fire and Rescue and Essentia Amublance assisted at the scene.