Sunday, February 17, 2008

Gold Line Hits Car at Avenue 57

1 Hurt When Metro Train Hits Vehicle

February 17, 2008

HIGHLAND PARK - A Metro train collided with a vehicle in Highland Park on Sunday night, injuring one man, according to a city fire official.

The crash took place around 8:50 p.m. and involved an MTA Gold Line train. It was reported near North Avenue 57 and Marmion Way, Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department said.

The driver of the vehicle sustained non life-threatening injuries and had to be transported to a hospital. However, no one riding the train was injured.

Authorities are currently investigating the cause of the crash.