Elderly Pulaski County man dies in truck-train collision

A Pulaski County man was killed this past Friday afternoon in a collision between his pickup truck and a Norfolk Southern train, according to a report in the Somerset Commonwealth Journal.

George Moore, 82, of Science Hill was pronounced dead at the scene by the Pulaski County Coroner’s Office. No on else was injured, according to police.

The crash happened at the intersection of Ware Road and North 1247 in Science Hill.

This accident remains under investigation by the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office. The Pulaski County Coroner’s Office is also investigating the death.

Assisting at the scene were Somerset-Pulaski County EMS, the Somerset-Pulaski Special Response Team, the Science Hill Fire Department, the Dabney Fire Department and the Pulaski County Rescue Squad.