Bulletin staff report

The driver of a vehicle escaped with no injuries after colliding with a train near 1455 Philpott Drive in Bassett at about 7 p.m. Monday. The vehicle was destroyed.

Virginia State Police Trooper M.L. Gravely responded to the crash, where an unoccupied vehicle was stuck on the railroad tracks and was struck by an oncoming Norfolk Southern train.

The train pushed the vehicle into a nearby creek.

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