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Forklift driver becomes trapped beneath streetcar after accident

A forklift driver who tried to pass an oncoming streetcar Monday instead collided with it and became partially trapped beneath it, police said.

The accident happened at about 4:30 p.m. at the intersection of Audubon Street and St. Charles Ave.

First responders were able to remove the man. He was taken  to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, as were two passengers on board the streetcar.

The investigation into the accident is ongoing.

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