Big-rig, Amtrak train collide near Vacaville

August 1, 2011 1:21:57 PM PDT
The driver of a big-rig suffered minor injuries this morning when the big-rig and an Amtrak train collided on the tracks near Vacaville, California Highway Patrol Sgt. Trent Cross said.

The accident was reported around 8:30 a.m. at Vanden and Canon roads in unincorporated Solano County.

The collision knocked the big-rig trailer on its side, but the driver was able to get out of the truck, according to the CHP.

The road was clear by 9 a.m.