Woman hurt when car and train collide in NE Iowa

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JANESVILLE, Iowa (AP) — A northeast Iowa woman was injured when the car she was driving collided with a train.

Kimberly Bradfield, 41, was hurt Wednesday evening, Oct. 12, when a Canadian National freight train hit her car at a crossing north of Janesville, the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports.

Bremer County Sheriff Dan Pickett says the crossing is controlled by a yield sign.

Bradfield, of Janesville, was taken to a Waterloo hospital and then transferred to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Her injuries aren’t considered life-threatening.