Driver injured when SEPTA regional rail train hits car on tracks

Jay Scott Smith
April 08, 2019 - 10:49 am
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PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA has restored service on the Media/Elwyn regional rail line after a train collision with a car early Monday morning interrupted srervice. The accident was cleared shortly before noon.

The accident occurred at Union Avenue around 9 a.m., and the train was inbound to Philadelphia. 

According to CBS 3, the train hit the car and pushed it down the tracks some distance. SEPTA says no one on the train was hurt, but authorities say the driver of the car sustained serious injuries.

Stay with KYW Newsradio for more details on this developing story.