Train Strikes Car, Driver Dies Along Main Street in Lehigh Valley - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Train Strikes Car, Driver Dies Along Main Street in Lehigh Valley

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    Woman Killed After Train Strikes Car

    Officials have identified a woman who was killed after her vehicle was struck by a train in Macungie, Pennsylvania. (Published Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015)

    A freight train collided with a car in the Lehigh Valley Friday night leaving a woman dead.

    Carol Midei, 64, of Macungie, Pennsylvania was driving along West Main Street near Mill Street in Macungie around 6:30 p.m. Midei was "disoriented with the area," according to investigators, and made a left turn on the railroad tracks, causing her vehicle to become stuck.

    An incoming train then struck her vehicle. Midei was pronounced dead by the Lehigh County Coroner at 6:52 p.m.

    Midei died from multiple blunt force injuries and her death was ruled an accident.

    Driver Dies in Train Accident

    [PHI] Driver Dies in Train Accident
    An accident between a car and train results in death in Macungie, Pennsylvania.
    (Published Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015)