Train hits car on tracks in New Jersey; 1 killed, 1 injured

March 10, 2018

HAMMONTON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a train hit a car that was on the Atlantic City Rail Line tracks in New Jersey, killing one person and injuring another.

New Jersey Transit officials said a train heading for Atlantic City struck the vehicle shortly before 4:30 p.m. Friday at the Line Street grade crossing in Hammonton.

One person in the car died and another was airlifted to a hospital. No information was released about the victims.

NJ Transit says none of the 120 train passengers and crew members were injured.

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