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Family Survives Crash with Train

Posted September 5, 1998 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Three members of one family had a close call Sunday morning, when their car was hit by a train at a Durham crossing.

A mother was driving her vehicle across the tracks when the collision occurred.

She sustained cuts and bruises; her two children were not injured.

Investigators have not released the family's identity, nor that of the engineer.

The collision occurred at Pettigrew Street about 11 a.m.