CHICAGO (CBS)– A freight train struck a car in Garfield Ridge.
The incident took place just after 6 a.m. at Central Avenue between 54th Street and Archer Avenue.
According to Chicago police, an 18-year-old man driving a Honda Odyssey stopped on the train tracks due to a red light when the railroad crossing gates went down and the vehicle was unable to move.
Police said a freight train hit the back of the Honda, causing the vehicle to hit a Ford Explorer driver by a 32-year-old man.
Neither driver was injured. The Honda driver was issued a citation.
This is a developing story.