Car hits train in Williamsburg County

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC - A school teacher who was running late Tuesday morning escaped a scary situation when their car hit a train in Williamsburg County.

The accident happened just after 7 a.m. on Broomstraw Road and 3rd Street in Lovely Lane.

According to the Williamsburg County Fire Department, the driver tried to go around a crossing gate, but didn't make it.  The AMTRAK passenger train hit the Toyota Camry.

Luckily, no injuries were reported.

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