October 23, 2014

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Woman injured in Tahoe-train crash

A woman was injured when her sport utility vehicle collided with a train this afternoon in York Township. (Maria Kacik / Gazette)

A woman was injured when her sport utility vehicle collided with a train this afternoon in York Township. (Maria Kacik / Gazette)

YORK TWP. — A woman was injured when her Chevrolet Tahoe collided with a train this afternoon at Smith Road.

Ohio Highway Patrol troopers said the Tahoe was westbound on Smith and the train was eastbound on the Wheeling and Lake Erie tracks when it hit the vehicle’s passenger side.

Troopers said the driver of the Tahoe was alert as they removed her from the vehicle. She was transported to Medina Hospital. Her name was not immediately available.

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