Rugby coach dies in train crash

March 13, 2012

A high school rugby coach was killed Tuesday morning when a train collided with his pickup truck on U.S. 136 in Hendricks County. Jeremy Strange, 25, coach of the Brownsburg Rugby Club, died in the 7 a.m. crash. Witnesses said the train pushed the truck about 50 feet before it came to a stop at 800 E. Main St. in Brownsburg. Strange, a 2004 graduate of Brownsburg High School, was in his first year as coach of the rugby club, which has about 70 participants.