Brightline train collides with vehicle on tracks in Oakland Park


OAKLAND PARK, Fla. – A Brightline train collided with a vehicle on the tracks in Oakland Park Wednesday morning.

The crash occurred in the area of Oakland Park Boulevard and North Dixie Highway.

A Local 10 News crew was at the scene as a man was being checked out, but it did not appear that anyone was injured.

Crews were seen fixing the arm at the train crossing.

No other details were immediately released by authorities.

This is an ongoing report and will be updated as soon as more information is collected.


About the Authors:

Sanela Sabovic joined Local 10 News in September 2012 as an assignment editor and associate producer. In August 2015, she became a full-time reporter and fill-in traffic reporter. Sanela holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications with a concentration in radio, television and film from DePaul University.