This is why you never ignore crossing gates and try to ‘beat the train’
HOUSTON, Texas — Houston Police released dramatic video that shows a METRO train colliding with an SUV last week.
The driver of the SUV tried to beat the train and drove around crossing gates, according to KHOU.
The train smashed into the vehicle, however everyone inside the SUV survived. Two adults and two children were taken to the hospital where they were treated and released.
The driver of the SUV, Raunel Arreola-Moreno, was cited for running a red light and driving around the crossing gates.
No one on the train was injured.