Local residents waiting on Amtrak train 174 will had to wait awhile l after it was involved in a crash with a car that attempted to cross the tracks going around the crosing gate in Waverly this morning.
The driver of the car, Untron Drew, was injured and med flighted to VCU Medical Center.
State police report that alcohol was a factor in the crash with the train that was going 79 miles per hour at that time.
There were no injuries on the train, which was enroute from Norfolk to Boston. The train is now two hours late and has resumed its trip.