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Truck driver in US rail crash did not flee: lawyer

Investigators are seen behind police tape as they walk past the mangled truck that was hit by a Los Angeles-bound Metrolink train in Oxnard, California on February 24, 2015The driver of a truck at the center of a train crash in California did not flee the scene of the accident and had gone to seek help, his lawyer said Wednesday. Alejandro Sanchez Ramirez, 54, was arrested by police after his truck was left stranded on tracks on a commuter line outside Los Angeles on Tuesday. Initial reports said Ramirez fled the scene and police later said he was found wandering around roughly one mile from the crash site. His lawyer Ron Bamieh told the Ventura County Star that Ramirez had tried to move the truck but panicked when he saw the train lights.

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