Truck driver crashes into MetroRail train

(Ed Zavala/KXAN)
(Ed Zavala/KXAN)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A driver in a pickup truck crashed into a train on Monday morning, according to the Austin Police Department.

The collision happened on Koenig Lane and Avenue F. The driver suffered minor injuries, his truck suffered most of the damage.

Austin police say the driver intentionally drove through the railroad crossing arms and crashed into the MetroRail. No one on the train was injured. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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