UPDATE: THP identifies driver killed in crash involving train in Obion County

UPDATE — The Tennessee Highway Patrol has identified the driver who was killed in a Tuesday morning crash involving a delivery truck and a train in South Fulton.

Dorothy Brooker, 59, of Martin was killed in the crash, according to a THP report.

The train engineer was not injured, according to the report.

The train reportedly pushed the truck 500 feet down the railroad track before both vehicles came to a rest.

Earlier story:

OBION COUNTY, Tenn. — A driver of a delivery truck has died after a crash involving a train in South Fulton.

Photo courtesy of Charles Choate/Thunderbolt Broadcasting

The wreck happened around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday on Tom Counce Road, according to Lt. William Hopkins with the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

The driver of the small delivery truck was airlifted and later died, according to Lt. Hopkins.

The driver’s identity has not been released.

No further details were immediately available.

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