Vehicle struck by train in Brockville

A teenage driver escaped injury after her vehicle was struck by a train Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at this crossing on California Avenue in Brockville, Ont. (Google Maps via Newswatch Group)

BROCKVILLE ā€“ A driver from the Brockville area escaped injury after her vehicle was struck by a train late Tuesday night.

It happened around 11:30 p.m. at a crossing on California Avenue near the Proctor and Gamble plant.

The crossing is used by the plant and doesn’t have light or traffic arm barriers.

In the dark and with no signals, the 18-year-old driver didn’t notice the moving train, police said.

The vehicle has moderate damage and was towed from the scene.

There were no injuries and police said no charges will be laid.

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