By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
No injuries after train hits tractor-trailer
0906train2
No one was injured when a train collided with a tractor-trailer Wednesday morning at a Candler Road crossing.

No one was injured Wednesday morning when a tractor-trailer carrying mattresses was hit by a train on Candler Road in Gainesville.

Harry Hunter, 43, of Dacula was driving the tractor-trailer when he failed to yield the right of way while crossing the tracks, according to the Georgia State Patrol.

The train struck the left rear corner of the trailer, exposing its contents.

Regional events