Sprinter collides with vehicle, one airlifted to hospital

OCEANSIDE (KUSI) — One person was airlifted to the hospital with traumatic injuries Monday morning after a commuter train collided with a Volkswagen in Oceanside, police said.

The Sprinter train collided with the vehicle in the 2600 block of Temple Heights Drive just after 8:30 a.m. Monday, Oceanside Police Lt. Karen Laser said.

None of the train’s passengers were injured, but Sprinter service was halted as the collision was investigated.

Sprinter service was back on schedule just before 10 a.m. Monday. 

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