JACKSON COUNTY, Ind. — A southern Indiana man died after his car was hit by a train in Jackson County Monday night.
Indiana State Police said 21-year-old Dawson Vest was traveling west on County Road 775 South near U.S. 31 when his vehicle entered a railroad crossing into the path of a train.
The collision with the train caused Vest’s car to overturn, throwing him from the vehicle.
Medics airlifted Vest to a Louisville hospital where he later died.