From the Ottawa Citizen 23 January 1992|
TRAIN RAMS PICKUP
Man killed at crossing
A 39-year-old Ontario Hydro employee was killed Wednesday when a Via Rail train slammed into his truck at Jasper, 10 kilometres southeast of Smiths Falls.
Provincial police said the Hydro pickup truck was east-bound on County Rd. 16. It drove across a level crossing, which had operational flashing lights and bells, when it was struck by the southbound train at 10:30 a.m.
There was no one else in the truck.
The victim's name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. No one on the three-coach train was hurt.