Man plowing snow dies in crash with northeastern Iowa train
Jan. 12, 2018
NASHUA, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a man plowing snow has been killed in a crash with a train in northeastern Iowa.
The Iowa State Patrol says 64-year-old David Zwanziger, of Nashua, was driving a grader and plowing along a county road when he was struck by a westbound train at a crossing around 7:45 a.m. Friday.
Officials say Zwanziger died at the scene.
Chickasaw County sheriff's deputies and New Hampton fire and rescue crews helped state troopers at the scene.