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Car, light-rail train collide near downtown Sacramento

One person was taken to a hospital following what officials described as a minor collision between a car and a light-rail train Wednesday afternoon.

Susan Bitar, a spokeswoman for Sacramento Regional Transit, said a car pulled into the intersection at North 12th Street and Sunbeam Avenue and hit a train at 2 p.m.

She said the car sustained a small dent and a light-rail car was scratched. A passenger on the train complained of pain and was taken to a hospital.

Train service had resumed as of 3 p.m.

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy

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