St. Louis man killed, 2 injured when train hit car in Jefferson County

Published: May. 16, 2022 at 12:21 PM CDT|Updated: May. 17, 2022 at 11:56 AM CDT
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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) - A collision involving a train in Jefferson County left one person dead Monday.

According to the Rock Community Fire Protection District, a train hit the side of a car around 11:00 a.m.. near Windsor Harbor Lane and Smokey Row in the Imperial-Kimmswick area. A man, woman and a child were inside.

Firefighters said the man was killed and the woman was critically injured; the child did not suffer critical injuries. Both the woman and child were taken to a hospital. The woman was airlifted, and the child was taken by ambulance. The man was later identified as 61-year-old Edward Barczewski.

The incident occurred on a private road. There were reportedly no crossing arms in operation.