Vehicle hit by train in Chesapeake

Posted at 10:09 PM, Feb 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-29 23:39:00-05

Chesapeake, Va. - A man received a ticket after his car was hit by a train in Chesapeake on Monday night.

This happened in the 2900 block of Yadkin Road. Dispatchers were notified at 5:27 p.m.

The driver, a 60-year-old man, was crossing the train tracks. There were no flashing lights or crossing bars at this particular crossing when the vehicle was hit.

The driver said he did not see the train.

He suffered minor injuries but was not taken to the hospital.

He was ticketed for driving without a license.