Essex Steam Train Hits Truck
2:29 PM EDT, August 14, 2006 / The Associated Press
"It appears the garbage truck may have tried to beat the train across the track," said Philip J. Miller, first selectman of Essex. No one aboard the Essex Steam Train was reported injured in the today afternoon accident.
No, I have no inside information. However, WTNH-8 has a good article with photos and Chopper 8 clip here