Semi truck, car involved in serious crash at Maple Ridge train crossing – BC |

Emergency crews are on scene for a collision involving a semi truck and a car at a Maple Ridge train crossing.

The collision happened at an area of tracks near 272 Street and Lougheed highway on Thursday.

Footage from the scene showed a vehicle crushed under the flat bed of a semi truck just to the side of the train crossing. Firefighters used extrication equipment to cut open the top of the vehicle.

A freight train was also stopped just down track, but it was not immediately clear if it was involved in the collision.

An air ambulance was seen arriving in the area, and multiple ground ambulances and fire trucks, along with the RCMP were also on scene.

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It was not immediately clear how many people were hurt or how severely.

Global News is seeking more information from multiple first responder agencies.

More to come…

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