MEDFORD, Mass. — A Portland-to-Boston Amtrak train has struck a car just outside Boston, but authorities say there were no serious injuries.

The driver of the car was taken to the hospital with what were described as “superficial” injuries after the collision at about 8 a.m. Thursday in Medford.

The car sustained heavy damage.

There were more than 60 passengers and crew on the Downeaster train, but no one onboard was hurt.

The train resumed its journey at about 9:15 a.m.


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