Car Crashes into Train in Luzerne County

HAZLE TOWNSHIP -- A car plowed into a train Thursday night in one part of Luzerne County.

State police say the Reading Railroad Train was crossing South Church Street near Hazleton when a car slammed right into its side around 11:30 p.m.

Officials tell us the railroad crossing sign was flashing, but the driver, a man from Drums, failed to stop.

He was taken to the hospital but is expected to be okay after the crash in Luzerne County.