One Dead, One Hurt After Getting Hit By Train

One person was killed and another seriously badly injured early Wednesday when they were struck by a train near Buckley Hill Road and River Street in Thompson. State police said Morgan Nordby, 26, and Brittany Lafleche, 28, both of Thompson, were hit sometime after 1 a.m. Police were called to...

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