Train Slams Into Tractor-Trailer in New York's Rockland County

A tractor-trailer was hit by an oncoming train on Thursday, February 23, while stopped on a railroad crossing in Haverstraw, New York.

According to local media, the delivery truck got stuck while waiting for a traffic light at the intersection before the train slammed into it. A local representative told Patch there were no injuries, as the “driver was able to get out before the train struck.”

The Haverstraw Police Department advised residents to use an alternate route, as the railroad crossing would be closed until further notice. Credit: Raul Francisco via Storyful

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