Aviston Man Killed In Collision With Train

An Aviston man was killed in Germantown Friday morning when his vehicle was struck by a train.

Clinton County Coroner Phillip Moss told WGEL 80 year old Stephen Hellmann was southbound on the Breese-Germantown Road when his car was struck by a westbound train on the Norfolk Southern railroad crossing. Hellmann was pronounced dead at the scene at 11:42 a.m.

The Clinton County Sheriff’s Department is conducting the investigation into the crash and the Norfolk Southern Railroad is working to obtain footage from the forward-facing camera on the train to learn more about the collision.