An outbound Amtrak passenger train struck a vehicle near Harlem Ave in Riverside Thursday afternoon, injuring a woman trapped on the tracks in her vehicle.
The accident happened around 2:30 p.m.
Riverside police say the woman was driving southbound on Harlem and became stuck in traffic on the tracks as the crossing gates came down on her vehicle.
The Amtrak train struck the front of her car.
She was taken to a hospital in Berwyn with non-life threatening injuries.
A dog that was in her car was not injured.