CARY — A woman is dead and a man seriously injured after their car was struck by an Amtrak train.
Town of Cary spokeswoman Susan Moran says the accident occurred Thursday morning at a rail crossing on Southwest Maynard Road. The woman was declared dead at the scene. A man pulled from the wreckage was transported to WakeMed in Raleigh.
Their names have not yet been released.
The northbound Silver Star was heading inbound to Cary's Amtrak station on a route between Miami, Fla., and New York City. Moran says none of the 291 passengers on board the train was injured.