The Norman Transcript

August 2, 2013

1 person killed in train collision

The Associated Press

POCASSET — One person has been killed after being struck by a train in Grady County.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 80-year-old Abbott Nelson, of Amber, was killed after he struck by a train while standing on the tracks.

The incident occurred about 10:45 a.m. Thursday near Pocasset off of Highway 81.

— AP