Man uninjured when train hits his car

BIRMINGHAM,AL (WBRC) - It was a close call for a driver who was almost hit by a train Saturday afternoon. Birmingham Police say a man was trying to beat a train and drove around the crossing gate. The train hit the back of the car. Fortunately the driver was not injured. The accident happend on 54th Street Southwest and Watson Avenue Southwest.

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