Train hits abandoned car in Central Fresno

February 25, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
A train hit a car that was on the tracks near at Palm and Santa Fe Santa Fe Avenue causing traffic problems in the area Monday morning.

The train extended from Palm Ave to Shields Ave in Central Fresno.

A crash between a train and a car in central fresno is still under investigation late Monday morning. Authorities say a freight train collided with a car around 5 a.m. Monday on Palm near Shields.

Investigators say the car was abandoned at the time of the crash. Several streets were blocked off in the area while Fresno Police investigated. All streets in the area are back open.