Location: Darlington Road Crossing Wampum Boro Lawrence County
Details: Around 11pm, March 13, a train engineer notified Lawrence County 911 that his train hit an ATV on Norfolk-Southern tracks near Darlington Road Crossing in Wampum. After stopping the train, railroad police, Wamum Police and firemen searched the area along the tracks looking for the ATV and rider. Parts of the ATV were found but no sign of the rider or ATV. Wampum police officer, Amanda Ventura says she believes she saw the same atv earlier and believes she knows who the rider is. Police show us some of the atv’s broken parts. The train pulling accross the railroad crossing is the train that was involved. Emergency personnel were on the scene about an hour. Police are now looking for the atv and its rider.