Vehicle collides with train, driver survived - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Vehicle collides with train, driver survived

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A driver is OK after his vehicle collided with a train Saturday morning.

According to Memphis police, the vehicle was hit by a train on Shelby Drive and Tuggle around 5 a.m.

Investigators stated the vehicle was going westbound on Shelby Drive when it began to malfunction and got stuck on the railroad tracks. The train then struck the vehicle, after the driver was able to get out of the automobile.

Police said the collision happened on the driver’s side and pushed the vehicle about 50 yards north down the tracks.

No injuries were reported.

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