One Killed after Train Hits Car in Dixon

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DIXON — One person was killed early Friday after a car was struck by an Amtrak commuter train in Dixon.

Investigators say the crash happened around 5 a.m. at the tracks near Pitt School and Porter roads.

Crews arrived to find the car mangled and engulfed in flames.

Union Pacific reported passengers aboard the train did not feel the impact and the train was not damaged. Investigators say the car was parked on the tracks.

The train was headed westbound, toward the Bay Area.