Thursday, June 14, 2007

Blue Line Injures Elderly Motorist at Venice

Man, 71, Injured When Car, Blue Line Train Collide

June 14, 2007

LOS ANGELES ― A Metro Blue Line train and a vehicle collided Thursday near downtown Los Angeles, slightly injuring the 71-year-old man driving the vehicle, according to a fire official.

The collision was reported at 8:38 a.m. near Venice Boulevard and South Flower Street, according to Ron Myers of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

The driver of the vehicle was treated at the scene for minor arm pains, Myers said.