Elderly driver injured after going down embankment onto train tracks in Colorado Springs

Driver injured after going down embankment onto train tracks 9/27/2022
Driver injured after going down embankment onto train tracks 9/27/2022(Colorado Springs Fire Department twitter)
Published: Sep. 27, 2022 at 8:39 AM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - An elderly driver is injured after going down an embankment onto train tracks.

The Colorado Springs Fire Department responded to the area of Nevada and Mill Street, south of downtown, around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. Firefighters say a car went down an embankment and onto train tracks.

The driver was taken to the hospital as a precaution with minor injuries. Firefighters are unsure how this happened, although drugs, alcohol and/or speed are not suspected.

Police told 11 News on scene the driver will receive a careless driving citation.