Car Collides With Train In Jefferson County

(Ixonia) A car collided with train in the Town of Ixonia Wednesday. Jefferson County Sheriff Paul Milbrath says deputies responded to River Valley Road around 1:20pm for a report of a single vehicle versus train crash. He says the preliminary investigation shows that vehicle was heading northbound on River Valley Road when it attempted to cross the tracks. An Amtrak train was heading eastbound and struck the vehicle while it was crossing the tracks. Milbrath says the lone occupant of the car was transported to a local hospital for precautionary measures.