Freight Train Collides With UPS Package Car

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by UpstateNYUPSer, Dec 8, 2009.

  1. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

  2. over9five

    over9five Senior Member Staff Member

    So close to Christmas. I hope he recovers.
  3. dilligaf

    dilligaf IN VINO VERITAS

    Thanks Dave, he will be in my prayers.
  4. jenniferlynn

    jenniferlynn New Member

    Horrible :( ...hope he'll be alright....
  5. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    Here is the most up to date information:

    According to State Police, the UPS driver approached the marked train crossing and locked his tires in an attempt to stop on the ice covered roads. He is in critical condition in a local hospital.
  6. EmerCond421

    EmerCond421 Member

    Just awful. Hope he recovers. Will be in my thoughts and prayers.
  7. ups1990

    ups1990 Well-Known Member

    Another reminder that this could happen to any one of us at any time, any place and any type of circumstance. My heart goes to out this young man.
  8. ja4079

    ja4079 ja4079

    Prayers are with his driver and his family.
  9. Old International

    Old International Now driving a Sterling

    The driver is very lucky to have lived. I hope he makes a complete recovery. Rememeber- When it's a tie at a grade crossing, you lose........