Crews Clear Scene after Car Hits Pole, Ends Up on Light Rail Tracks in St. Paul

April 20, 2018 09:46 AM

Crews were at the scene of a car crash along the Green Line light rail near the Minnesota state capitol early Friday.

The incident occurred in the area of University Avenue and Marion Street in St. Paul just after 5 a.m.

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According to a KSTP crew at the scene, a vehicle hit a pole and ended up on the light rail tracks.

The car was removed via a tow truck about half an hour after the crash initially occurred.

No one was transported to the hospital following the crash, according to authorities. However, Metro Transit reported minor injuries occurred as a result of the incident.

The Green Line resumed travel in both directions shortly after the scene was cleared.

Stay with KSTP.com and 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS Morning for updates on this developing news.

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Rebecca Omastiak

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