SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah — Five people are critically injured after a car crash hitting a TRAX train Sunday afternoon, authorities said. The crash occurred when a black SUV hit the side of the train at 210 W. 3300 South, South Salt Lake firefighters confirm.
There were eight passengers in the SUV, and they were all taken to the hospital. Five of them are listed as being in critical condition.
The northbound train is expected to remain derailed for hours.
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