Bloomer Man Seriously Injured in Car -Train Crash

posted May 15, 2017, 5:06 AM by Ryan Quinn
An elderly man was seriously injured over the weekend when his car hit a train near Bloomer.  

The crash happened around 4pm Saturday at a rail crossing at 13th Avenue, located half-way between Main Street (Hwy. 40) and Martin Road in Bloomer. 

Bloomer police say the man suffered serious injuries and was transferred to an area hospital. 

Police are still looking into what caused the man to hit the train, but do not believe Alcohol was a factor in the crash. 

The driver was the only person in the vehicle.