During a Veterans recognition parade held in Midland Texas, a flatbed tractor trailer carrying wounded veterans and their families was struck by a freight train, killing 4 and injuring 16. Pictures of the scene and story .
And now for a comment. This comment is not necessarily the opinion of Part 15.us or any member but myself.
I lived in west texas (Odessa) for 22 years. The freight train route runs through the south section of both Midland and Odessa with two runs of track for two-way train traffic.