Two hurt Sunday in ATV vs train crash

Sauk Valley Daily Gazette - 08-12


MOUNT CARROLL – Two people riding the rails on ATVs were injured Sunday after jumping off their machines to avoid being hit by a train. A Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway train struck the two eastbound ATVs near the intersection of Daggert and Salem roads, about 2.5 miles southeast of Mount Carroll, around 8:30 p.m., the Carroll County Sheriff's department said in a news release.