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Street car involved in crash on St. Charles Avenue

A streetcar was involved in a crash on St. Charles Avenue Friday morning (Aug. 24) in New...
A streetcar was involved in a crash on St. Charles Avenue Friday morning (Aug. 24) in New Orleans. The wreck was near Toledano Street. (Photo by Joan Meiners, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)(NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
Updated: Aug. 24, 2018 at 9:18 AM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A street car was involved in a crash on St. Charles Avenue Friday.

An RTA lift bus stopped to let a streetcar go by through the intersection of St. Charles and Toledano.

A Buick Lucerne XL went to the right of the lift bus and the streetcar made contact with the Buick.

The streetcar dragged the car about four feet when the car made hit a metal light pole.

The driver of the Buick was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

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