SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. — A railroad engineer was transported to a hospital after being assaulted Tuesday morning by A particular person with a knife Inside the cab of the practice.
Based mostly on officers, the assault occurred in Sauk Rapids simply earlier than 8:20 a.m. shut to the intersection of Benton Drive and First Avenue North. Police say a 42-yr-previous man climbed onto the Santa Fe Burling Northern practice and entered its cab, the place he assaulted the engineer.
The engineer was In a place To flee the cab and jumped off the shifting practice, which rolled to a cease shut to Sartell.
The engineer was transported to the St. Cloud Hospital with “non-life threatening accidents,” in accordance to authorities, and the 42-yr-previous man was taken into custody.