One Fatality in Train and Semi Accident in Custer County

CUSTER COUNTY—According to the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office and Region 26, at approximately 7:30 A.M. on Friday, July 30, an accident occurred involving a tractor trailer and a train near Highway 2 between Dunning and Anselmo on Linscott Avenue just inside Custer County.

An eastbound train impacted a semi and tractor trailer hauling hay that was traveling southbound on Linscott Avenue. The driver of the semi, Steven N. Daniels, 73 of Seneca, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. It was reported to KCNI/KBBN that the investigation of the accident has been completed.