Train hits truck

POSTED: 9:40 PM Oct 13 2012   UPDATED: 9:12 PM Oct 14 2012
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Va. -

A man is in the hospital after his truck is hit by a train at a railroad crossing in Southwest Virginia.

According to Virginia State Police, the driver of the truck is 48-year-old James Michael Thomas of Bristol, Tennessee.

Police tell us Thomas did not stop at a railroad crossing on Wallace Pike near Warrior Trail.

We're told the crossing is controlled by a stop sign.

Police tell us charges are pending.