Driver of car struck by train escapes with minor injuries

11:48 AM, Jan 8, 2013   |    comments
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Police say the driver of a Honda Accord received only minor injuries when their vehicle was struck by a train knocking it completely off the tracks.

The accident happened near the 200 block of Agnes in west Knoxville just before 3:00 p.m. Tuesday.

According to a press release, the Honda, driven by Jeremy Johnson, 21, of Knoxville, crossed in front of the train owned by Norfolk Southern.

The driver was treated at the scene of the accident.

 

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