Crews rescue person trapped on railroad tracks in Forest

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FOREST, Va. (WDBJ7)-- Crews were able to rescue a person trapped on railroad tracks in Forest, and avoid a disaster Tuesday afternoon.

The Forest Volunteer Fire Department posted about the incident on their Facebook page.

According to the post, both Engine 5 and Tower 5 responded to the scene along Enterprise Drive.

Officials said crews were quickly able to cut the person out of the vehicle and get them to a nearby hospital.