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No one hurt as freight train slams into car in Cary

Posted January 5, 2020 10:11 p.m. EST

A Hyundai sedan got stuck on some train tracks near Cary's depot on Jan. 5, 2020, and was hit by a Norfolk Southern freight train. No injuries were reported.

— No injuries were reported Sunday night when a car was hit by a freight train in Cary.

A Hyundai sedan made a wrong turn and became stuck on the train tracks at Harrison Avenue and Academy Street, near Cary's train depot, at about 7:50 p.m., officials said.

All occupants of the car were able to get out before a Norfolk Southern train hit it and pushed it about a quarter-mile down the tracks, officials said.

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