KXAN / AP Photo / Mike Graczyk
BROOK PARK, Ohio -- (WJW) -- Police dash camera video captures the frantic moments before a freight train slammed into a van at a rail crossing in Brook Park.
The video also shows how a police officer helped to protect the driver of the van just before impact.
It happened near Route 237 and Holland Road on Thursday. Police said an AT&T van skirted through the railroad gate and became stuck on the tracks.