MANSFIELD (CBS) – An Amtrak train engineer was in the hospital Saturday after a turkey crashed through the windshield of the train he was operating.

Mansfield Firefighters say the accident happened just after 11 a.m. on the tracks not far from Elm Street in that town.

The turkey was killed in the collision.

The engineer was transported to Sturdy Memorial with minor injuries.

Train service did not appear to be significantly affected by the incident.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s