Madison man dies after train strikes vehicle


A Madison man was killed Saturday morning after his car was struck by a train.

At approximately 7:50 a.m Saturday, June 29, Arthur D. Lapietra, 61, was killed when the 2007 Saab he was driving was struck by a train that the railroad crossing on Laughmiller Road one mile north of Decatur.

Lapietra was pronounced dead at the scene.

Nothing further is available as ALEA Troopers continue to investigate.

Source: ALEA State Troopers

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