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Car overturns onto train tracks at Refugio State Beach

Posted at 1:07 PM, Sep 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-19 16:07:55-04

A crash on the train tracks at Refugio State Beach has delayed train traffic.

It happened at about 12:15 p.m. 

According to the California Highway Patrol, a car traveling southbound on Highway 101 overturned onto the train tracks and a few minutes later, was struck by a train.

Amtrak reports that its Pacific Surfliner Train 763 struck the vehicle but there were no injuries.

The train is expected to be delayed for up to an hour-and-a-half.