Train versus vehicle accident reported downtown
Published 7:35 pm Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Suffolk Police and Suffolk Fire & Rescue units are currently on the scene of an accident involving an Amtrak train and a passenger vehicle that happened Wednesday evening.
The crash happened at 6:22 p.m. in the 100 block of Pinner Street and East Washington Street in downtown Suffolk, according to a press release.
The adult female driver received emergency medical assessment by Suffolk Fire & Rescue personnel, and no medical transport was required. She was the only occupant of the vehicle.
There was no derailment, and that is the only crossing that was affected. The crossing is expected to reopen shortly.
The investigation remains ongoing at this time.