No injuries in train versus vehicle collision
Published 11:17 pm Friday, November 27, 2020
No one was injured in a train versus vehicle crash in downtown Suffolk on Friday evening.
The crash was reported at 9:29 p.m. at the crossing at South Saratoga Street and Hall Avenue, according to a city press release.
Preliminary investigation found a Ford Mustang became disabled while on the tracks and was struck by a Norfolk Southern train. The adult male driver was able to escape the vehicle before the collision.
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There was no derailment, but four railroad crossings in the downtown area are blocked as a result of the accident.
The incident remains ongoing.