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VIDEO: Train hits BMW stuck on Metairie Rd. tracks

A train struck a white BMW on Metarie Rd. on June 29. (FOX 8) A train struck a white BMW on Metarie Rd. on June 29. (FOX 8)
METAIRIE, LA (WVUE) -

A driver in Metairie had a close call with a train when her car got stuck on the tracks.

The train struck the white BMW at Metairie Rd. and Frisco Ave. just before 1 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon.

Jefferson Parish firefighters said the driver was able to get out of the car. She was not injured.

The train accident shut down Metairie Rd. for more than an hour.  

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