Pawnee police: 1 person killed in collision between train and truck west of town

PAWNEE, Okla. - One person is dead after a train and truck collided in a fiery accident near Pawnee, Okla.

Pawnee police say the collision occurred around 12:45 p.m. west of Pawnee off Highway 64 near the Highway 108 intersection.

Sixty-year-old Richard Knight Jr. was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities believe the man didn't see the train coming.

An engineer and conductor were on the train, carrying 75 cars and heading from Tulsa to Enid, but were uninjured.

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