According to the Iowa State Patrol website, officials are investigating a fatal train/vehicle crash that occurred Sunday night at X Avenue, North of Highway 30 East of Grand Junction. The crash report lists 52 year old Kristina Becker-Duroe of Coon Rapids as the driver of the single vehicle, and also that she was not wearing her seat belt.
The vehicle was southbound on X Avenue and failed to yield to the eastbound Union Pacific train. The accident remains under investigation by the Iowa State Patrol.
It was less than a month ago, on May 9th, that two trains collided near Grand Junction