Collision between light-rail train, vehicle injures car driver

Service on Sacramento Regional Transit light rail’s Blue Line was disrupted Thursday afternoon following a collision between a light-rail train and a car.

The crash at North 12th and Ahern streets in Sacramento was reported shortly before 2 p.m. The driver of the vehicle was taken to a hospital with minor injuries, according to the Sacramento Fire Department. No one on the train was hurt.

Traffic on 12th Street was slowed for a time.

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy