OAKLAND — A driver was injured Wednesday morning when his SUV was hit by an Amtrak prepare close to Jack London Sq., authorities stated.
The extent of his accidents was not obtainable, however police stated he was in steady situation.
The collision occurred about 7:25 a.m. Wednesday on the intersection of Oak Road and Embarcadero West, a couple of blocks from Jack London Sq. Amtrak Station.
Authorities stated preliminary studies have been that the SUV went round a lowered railroad crossing gate on the intersection earlier than it was struck by a northbound Amtrak prepare.
Amtrak recognized the prepare as Capitol Hall 524 which originated in San Jose and was headed to Sacramento. Not one of the 19 passengers and crew on board have been injured.
The driving force, who was the one particular person within the SUV, was taken to a hospital.
The prepare was delayed for greater than an hour whereas authorities investigated.