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Ronald E. Vallery Death: Killed In Train vs Vehicle Collision

Ronald E. Vallery Death | Obituary

The Macoupin County Coroner have named a 67-year-old Ronald E. Vallery of Plainview, Ill. as the victim of Thursday night fatal collision between a train and vehicle.

The fatal accident happened around 5:06 p.m., Vallery was was pronounced dead at the scene by the coroner 5:32 p.m.

According to officials, Vallery’s vehicle was traveling when it left the roadway, overturning until it got back on its wheels, then continued in the railroad right-of-way until it came to a rest on the railroad tracks, train heading north then crashed into the vehicle.

Witnesses rushed and were able to remove Valery from his vehicle. He died at the scene.