Train hits truck in Monetta

August 22, 2007

MONETTA, S.C.---A Saluda County driver has quite a story to tell after a train hit a truck this morning. It happened some time after 6 o'clock on Highway 39 in Monetta.

The driver, 49-year-old Lawrence Manor, was headed north on Padgett Pond Road when he attempted to cross the tracks and was struck.

He wasn't visibly hurt, but he was taken to the hospital for observation.

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