Train Versus Truck In Boone Co. Injures Two

Posted On January 02, 2012

(Walton, Ky.) – A pickup truck was smashed into by a train in southern Boone County on New Years Eve.


Boone County Sheriff’s deputies say Wade Strickland, 34, and Riochelle Henderson, 19, both of Erlanger, were in a car crossing railroad tracks on a private drive off of Old Nicholson Road in Walton when the train struck at about 5:45 p.m.


Strickland suffered possible life-threatening injuries. Henderson’s injuries were non-life threatening.


They were each listed in serious condition at University Hospital in Cincinnati.


The crash remains under investigation.