Strasburg Authorities investigate a train vehicle collision

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Strasburg Fire and Rescue and Police Department report responding to a multi vehicle crash involving a train and Sports Utility Vehicle.

Fire and Rescue personnel assessed the situation on arrival and determined that the driver attempted to beat the train at the intersection.

Authorities found that the vehicle’s occupant managed to remove himself from the mangled vehicle and escape apparently unharmed.  .

The train was finally able to stop after the collision and remained on the scene.

Authorities remind motorist to never try to beat a train and remain vigilant at all train and road intersections.

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