UPDATE: Man killed after Amtrak train hits car identified

Man dies in train collision
Published: Jun. 26, 2022 at 6:57 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 27, 2022 at 9:53 AM CDT
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Officials with the Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service say one person was killed after a car accident involving a train on June 26.

The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the man as Corey Antonia Jones, 43, of Center Point.

Authorities say this happened in the 3100 block of Alameda Avenue.

Jones was the driver and only person in a Ford Fiesta that was hit by the Amtrak train after he drove around the crossing guard arms, according to authorities.

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