State police respond to report of train hitting car in Appomattox County
APPOMATTOX COUNTY, Va. – UPDATE:
We have learned the woman involved in the train crash in Appamattox County is a 20-year-old from Amherst county.
State police say she has been flown to UVA hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The crash is still being investigated.
Officials on the scene say a woman went to cross the railroad tracks and tried to reverse, but the train clipped the car. The car then overturned.
It happened around 5:30 a.m. Thursday.
A Norfolk Southern train was involved.
State police are responding to a report of a train hitting a vehicle in Appomattox County.
It happened early Thursday morning near Spout Spring on Route 460.
Emergency crews are on the scene.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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