A driver was hospitalized after they went around the gates and were struck by a Brightline train in Oakland Park Wednesday, company officials said.
The incident happened around 9:45 a.m. in the 3400 block of North Dixie Highway.
Footage showed the mangled car being put on the back of a flatbed truck, and the front of the train damaged.
Broward Sheriff's Office officials said deputies and fire rescue crews responded to the scene and brought the driver to to an area hospital as a precaution.
Brightline officials said the gates were down at the crossing but the driver went around them.
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