APPOMATTOX CO., Va. (WDBJ7) UPDATE:
According to Virginia State Police, the train involved in this accident was a Norfolk Southern train.
Police said Jones was driving her 2005 Mitsubishi SUV on a private, farm road when she pulled onto the tracks. The train was unable to avoid the stopped vehicle.
Police said Jones was flown to UVA Hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.
According to police, the railroad crossing has a posted stop sign.
The train was not damaged in the accident.
Virginia State Police are still investigating.
Virginia State Police have identified the driver of the car as Goldie Jones, 20, of Amherst.
The conductor said he tried to reverse, but at that time, the train had hit Jones. The car rolled once and landed on its roof.
Jones was taken to by ground to Lynchburg General Hospital.
Police said the accident happened at a private crossing to a farm.
According to Appomattox County dispatch, a train struck a vehicle Thursday at 5:22 a.m. on U.S. Route 460 in the Spout Spring area. The collision happened near Cedar Line Automotive.
Dispatch says one person was taken to the hospital for her injuries. Dispatch was unsure on the individual's condition at this time.
Fire and EMS crews responded, but have since cleared the scene.
Virginia State Police is still on scene and is investigating the cause of the accident.
WDBJ7 has crew headed to the scene. We will keep you updated on air and online once we receive more information.