GARY, Ind. (AP) — One person has died after a car and a South Shore commuter train collided at a Gary crossing.
South Shore Line President Michael Noland says a motorist tried to go around the gates at the crossing and the vehicle was struck by the train around 6 p.m. Friday.
One person inside the vehicle was declared dead at the crash scene. Their identity hasn’t been released.
Noland says the train carried passengers but no one aboard was hurt.