GLOUCESTER COUNTY, NJ – Two people received treatment after their vehicle crashed into a train in Gloucester County on Thursday night.
According to nj.com, a man from Elk Township and his juvenile passenger were traveling in a Jeep Wrangler on Route 538. They struck a Conrail train as is crossed the road in Franklinville at about 7:30 p.m.
The Jeep was badly damaged by the crash, and the two occupants were transported to Cooper University Hospital. Their injuries were not considered life-threatening.
There were three employees onboard the train at the time of the crash. None of them were injured.
Authorities are still investigating the accident.
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