ORLANDO, Fla. – A SunRail train carrying 30 passengers crashed into a car Monday morning in Orange County, causing delays and cancellations for the commuter rail service.
The crash was reported around 6:10 a.m. at Lancaster Road.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a 55-year-old woman was driving a sedan and tried to turn from Lancaster Road onto Orange Avenue. Troopers said the woman mistakenly turned onto the train tracks and her car became stuck.
The front of the train then struck the car, the FHP said.
The woman was taken to a hospital with minor injuries, troopers said.
No one aboard the train was injured.
SunRail tweeted that six trains were canceled and others were delayed due to the crash. Full service resumed later, officials said.
SB trains P301 P303 P305 P313 are cancelled. NB trains P302 & P304 are cancelled from Sand Lake Rd to DeBary. P306 NB is delayed 10 mins due to the previous incident. P309 SB will be departing Sand Lake Rd on time. Trains are on the move. Bus bridge has been cancelled.— SunRail (@RideSunRail) September 21, 2020