Monday, January 24, 2011 at 10:09 pm (Updated: January 28, 10:33 am)
A Crestwood man is recovering from injuries he suffered after he crossed in front of a train at Central Avenue in Pewee Valley and the train pushed his vehicle from its path.
The collision occurred about 5 p.m. Monday as 82-year-old Hershel Finney of Crestwood drove through the Central Avenue (Ky. 362) crossing toward Ky. 146 in front of a CSX train traveling westbound.
Police said Finney, traveling in a 2004 Mazda Tribute, became trapped in his vehicle after the train pushed it from its path along Mount Mercy Drive in front of St. Aloysius Church.
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