Car hit by train in Miami, no injuries reported

MIAMI (WSVN) - A car was struck by an oncoming train in Miami’s Little Haiti neighborhood, early Saturday morning, but authorities said no one was hurt.

Authorities believe the female driver was attempting to drive eastbound on the tracks when the vehicle was struck from the rear by the train near Northeast Second Avenue and 73rd Street.

According to police, the car was dragged about a quarter of a mile down the train tracks. The car was then dislodged from the train before the train came to a stop at Northeast 79th Street, near Fourth Court.

The car was badly damaged from the collision. No injuries were reported.

Police believe the driver was possibly intoxicated.

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