DAWSON TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A woman sustained life-threatening injuries when her car was hit by a train in Fayette County on Wednesday afternoon.
The accident happened around 3:30 p.m. in Dawson Township.
Officials says a CSX train hit the woman’s car at the intersection of Laughlin and Railroad Streets.
She was flown by medical helicopter to a hospital with injuries described by officials as life-threatening.
She has been listed in grave condition.
The view from NewsChopper 2 showed a downed railroad crossing sign and a black car with crews nearby.
There were reports the woman may have been trapped in the car.
Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.