Rupert man dead after train crash

Posted at 11:29 AM, May 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-05 13:29:05-04

   Authorities say a south-central Idaho man is dead after his truck was struck by a train in Rupert.

   The Minidoka County Sheriff's Office says 30-year-old Ismael Galaviz Victorio of Rupert died Friday after being hit by a train as he drove across tracks on 800 East Road.

   Authorities say the train crossing doesn't have descending gates.

   Police are investigating.