Rail car falls, kills longtime Little Rock Port Authority worker day after he announced retirement

Train was traveling backward when it hit truck on tracks

Posted: June 22, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Little Rock police investigate after a train crashed into an 18-wheeler crossing the railroad tracks Thursday on Frazier Pike Road in Little Rock. More photos are available at arkansasonline.com/galleries.

Officers removed the body of a Little Rock Port Authority worker from beneath a train car more than four hours after the locomotive crashed into an 18-wheeler on Frazier Pike Road on Thursday morning.

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