Train crashes into 18-wheeler after driver fails to stop at crossing

MARTINSVILLE, VA – A Norfolk Southern train crashed into a FedEx tractor trailer in Martinsville on Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Martinsville Police Department, the FedEx driver was exiting Nationwide Custom Homes on Rives Road when he failed to stop at the railroad crossing.

The train was traveling uphill, which helped it come to a stop after the collision.

Martinsville Police say no one was injured.


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