MIAMI, FL – A Brightline train struck an SUV in Miami Thursday morning, sending one person to the hospital.
According to WSVN, the vehicle was on the tracks on North Miami Avenue near Northeast 20th Street when the accident occurred at about 8:30 a.m.
Police said one person was able to make it out of the SUV before the train hit, but the other occupant was injured. That person was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital for treatment. The victim’s condition has not yet been released.
Drivers were advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes.
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