Train vs. car collision in Mt. Ulla

Officers from Iredell County Sheriff's Office responded to a train vs. car collision Tuesday evening.

The accident happened at Mt. Ulla Highway and Wiggins Road next to NC 801. Highway patrol says the older man from Mooresville was crossing the railroad tracks in his vehicle and did not see the oncoming train. There are no alert signals or stop arms at that location, according to Trooper Barns.

The man was flown to CMC with non-life threatening injuries. Highway patrol is investigating the incident.