UPDATE: Man Escapes Stalled Car Moments Before Collision With Train

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A train smashed into a car stalled out on the tracks in downtown Huntsville Thursday night, but the driver was able to jump from the car moments before impact.

Police say the driver ran from the scene after the crash. The vehicle was dragged by the train for several-hundred yards after it was struck.

The train blocked multiple intersections around the downtown Huntsville area for about an hour as crews investigated the scene.

No injuries were reported.


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