Driver panic, confusion common in path of trains

Published: February 6, 2015

grade_crossing_webYour car is trapped between the crossing gates, and a train is speeding down the tracks, its horn blaring, its lights blazing in your direction.

What do you do?

Hit the gas pedal and crash through the gate, or ditch your car and start running, experts say. And don’t waste any time deliberating over it.

Read the complete story at the Associated Press.