INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A man was seriously injured after his car collided with a train early Friday morning.
Indianapolis Metropolitan police say the crash happened around 1 a.m. at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Sherman Drive. IMPD said the driver disregarded the flashing railroad arms and tried to go around them.
A train traveling southwest toward downtown collided with the car, sending it off the tracks onto Roosevelt Avenue. The car ended up against a fence.
The driver regained consciousness at the scene before being taken to Eskenazi Hospital.
Police said no alcohol or other impairment was suspected in connection with the incident.