Firefighters pull woman from car after crash with light rail train

Posted at 9:24 AM, Jun 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-30 12:14:44-04

DENVER – Firefighters had to rescue someone from a car after it was involved in a collision with a light rail train in downtown Denver Friday morning.

The crash occurred at the intersection of Park Avenue and Welton Street shortly before 9 a.m. The car was pinned between the train and a utility pole.

Firefighters said they extricated a woman from the car. She was “doing well,” firefighters said.

One person on the train suffered a minor injury.

The circumstances leading up to the crash weren’t immediately clear.