Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Tuesday, March 21, 2023

    Chester man rams through former overpass; lands on Amtrak tracks

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    CHESTER, Pa. (YC) – Chester City Police responded to a former bridge on Lloyd St. after a vehicle rammed through a road barrier and landed on train tracks early Sunday morning.

    Police say the pickup landed on the tracks after tumbling down a 15-foot embankment.

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    Amtrak stopped trains running along the Northeast Corridor until a tow truck could remove the pickup.

    The driver was taken to Crozer Chester Medical Center for minor injuries.

    The incident happened just after 2:15 a.m.

    No information was immediately available on the condition of the driver or the cause of the crash.

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