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LIRR: Service restored between Port Jefferson, Huntington after train strikes vehicle

No one was injured as a result of

No one was injured as a result of the incident. (February 13, 2014 6:32 PM)

A train struck an unauthorized vehicle on the tracks west of Greenlawn station earlier today.

The diesel train hit a car after the driver mistakenly thought the tracks were a road. The driver was stuck on the rails, but was able to get out of the car before the collision.

Witnesses think the heavy snow and poor visibility are to blame.

There were about 500 passengers on the train...

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