Car hit by train in Bradford County

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BRADFORD COUNTY, Fla. (WCJB) A driver mistakenly drove onto train tracks in Bradford County Thursday night. The driver safely exited the vehicle before it collided with a train.

The Sheriff's Office says the driver turned onto the tracks at US 301 South Walnut St. believing it to be a side road.

As the train approached the vehicle, the driver got out of the vehicle and was not injured.

US 301 was shut down for hours but has been cleared.