Name of man killed in train crash released
By Adam Hocking
AUBURNDALE — Thirty-year-old Danni H. Zapet Cruz of Marshfield died Thursday morning after his truck was struck by a Canadian National train. Cruz was driving south on George Avenue in Auburndale when his truck was struck crossing over the tracks, according to a release from the Wood County Sheriff’s Department.
He was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. The tracks where the crash occurred are controlled by a stop sign, the release said.
Authorities responded to the scene at 7:17 a.m. on Thursday.