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West Texas man killed in train collision

A West Texas man has died after his pickup truck was struck by a train.

The Midland Reporter-Telegram reports (http://bit.ly/1xnlcxL ) 43-year-old Filiberto Baeza was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash Sunday night. Midland Police say Baeza drove through one of the crossing guard arms near downtown before the train hit him.

Police say they found open alcohol containers at the crash site and alcohol is considered a factor in the crash.

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Information from: Midland Reporter-Telegram, http://www.mywesttexas.com

 

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