Police have released horrifying dash cam footage of the moment a passenger train crashes head on with a delivery truck.
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The incident occurred in North Salt Lake, Utah on Saturday, January 21.
In the dramatic clip, the truck is seen crossing the tracks in the middle of a snowstorm before the train suddenly appears and smashes into the heavy goods vehicle. Officials say the trailer of the truck was cut in half by the train as the driver of the Fed Ex lorry crossed the track.
It has been reported that 80 people suffered minor injuries as a result of the accident. The railway crossing gate arms were up at the time of the crash. And the Utah Transit Authority (UTA) say the flashing lights and bells were not activated and that the gates were affected by weather conditions.
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