|Train Accident Claims Life of Survivor's Caleb Bankston|
Caleb was allegedly on the job when he was killed. No details are available at this time.
'Worker Dies in Birmingham Railway Accident'
'Worker Dies in Accident on Alabama Warrior Railway'
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — Officials from a Kansas-based transportation company say a worker has died in an accident at the Alabama Warrior Railway in Birmingham.
Watco Companies L.L.C. officials said Tuesday that the man's team members are being offered counseling and the worker's identity hasn't been released. Details on how the accident happened weren't immediately available.
Pittsburg, Kansas-based Watco Companies owns the Alabama Warrior Railway and officials say a safety stand-down has been ordered at the railway before workers return.
Officials say the Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Federal Railroad Administration have been contacted.
Very sad news. My heart goes out to Colton.
Caleb and Colton were supposed to marry in October of this year.
R.I.P. Caleb Bankston.
PEOPLE magazine has confirmed Caleb is the deceased.
(Thank you, Faye.)