Man Dies in Train Accident

JUNE 9, 2007--POSTED AT 9:45 PM CDT

SWIFTON- A Region 8 man is dead after his truck collided with a train Saturday afternoon.

78 year old Luke Decker died after failing to yield to a Union Pacific train on county road 75 in Swifton.

The Jackson County Coroner pronounced him dead on the scene. Decker was not wearing a seatbelt.