Amtrak train collides with RV in Springfield

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

Posted: Aug 30, 2019 6:23 PM

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. -- A northbound Amtrak train collided with a recreational vehicle Friday afternoon at the corner of Jasper and Mt. Vernon roads in Springfield.

The RV was being towed and got stuck on the tracks. The front engine received minor damage. There were no reports of injuries.

The train resumed service after an hour-and-a-half delay. 

The cause of the crash is still under investigation. 

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