Car Collides With Train In Socorro
POSTED: Friday, February 19, 2010 - 6:30am
UPDATED: Friday, February 19, 2010 - 9:59am
A Socorro man is recovering after crashing his car into a train.
It happened just after 11 o'clock last night on the 200 block of Horizon Boulevard.
Socorro Police say the car was struck by a train after passing through the railroad crossing arms, which were already down.
The 31 year-old Hispanic man was taken to University Medical Center. The extent of his injuries are unknown.
Police say alcohol and speed were factors in the accident. They say the man will likely face charges.