Train strikes police vehicle in Bridgewater

A train struck a police vehicle near Bridgewater this afternoon. NJ Transit officials say Bridgewater police were in the area investigating reports of a trespasser

A train struck a police vehicle near Bridgewater this afternoon.

A train struck a police vehicle near Bridgewater this afternoon. (11/7/13)

BRIDGEWATER - A train struck a police vehicle near Bridgewater this afternoon.

NJ Transit officials say Bridgewater police were in the area investigating reports of a trespasser on the tracks when the collision occurred. They say a police officer was taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital with injuries that did not appear to be life-threatening. No other injuries were reported.

NJ Transit’s Raritan Valley line was temporarily shut down between Raritan and Bridgewater, but has resumed service. 
 

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