Harvey, IL – In the predawn hours Saturday, a serious collision between a vehicle and a train occurred at the 147th Street and Wood crossing in Harvey, Illinois, resulting in multiple injuries.
Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene where they encountered a severely damaged vehicle and initiated a rescue.
The incident led to four patients requiring immediate medical attention, with two others trapped within the wreckage. The severity of the injuries has not been disclosed, but a trauma alert was issued, and the victims were transported to Christ Hospital.
Authorities are diligently investigating the circumstances leading up to the collision. While details remain scarce, the investigation is focusing on the moments preceding the crash to determine the cause and any contributing factors. The intersection was closed to allow for cleanup and a thorough examination by investigators.