Suffolk police, fire crews respond to early morning vehicle, train crash

Posted at 9:15 AM, Feb 18, 2021

SUFFOLK, VA- Police and fire crew responded to an accident around 5:59 a.m. involving a Norfolk Southern train and a passenger vehicle that happened earlier Thursday morning at Lake Meade Drive and Lake Cohoon Road.

The accident involved a disabled vehicle that had stalled on the tracks. Both the driver and the passenger were able to safely get out of the vehicle before the westbound traveling train reached the vehicle.

There were no injuries and was no derailment.

The investigation remains ongoing at this time.