Hudson businessman Ben Morgan killed in truck, train crash
A Hudson businessman, Benjamin Morgan, 54, was killed Monday morning when the septic truck he was driving was struck by a train just east of Roberts. Morgan was the owner of Hudson-based Tri-County Sanitation.
The accident happened at 10:58 a.m. at 150th Street, just north of County TT in the town of Hammond (just east of Roberts). The accident involved a westbound Union Pacific train. The truck was traveling southbound on 150th.