Police: Owensboro man arrested after truck he parked on tracks gets hit by train

Police: Owensboro man arrested after truck he parked on tracks gets hit by train

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) - A man is in jail after his truck was hit by a train.

It happened late Monday night in Owensboro at the crossing on Triad Drive near Ewing Road.

Police say a pickup truck was parked on the tracks when it was hit by the train.

Matthew Boarman, 47.
Matthew Boarman, 47. (Source: Daviess Co. Detention Center)

The driver of the truck, 47-year-old Matthew Boarman, of Owensboro, wasn’t hurt.

Boarman was arrested on a charge of driving under the influence.

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