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Fredonia woman, 20, exits car before train strikes her vehicle

No one was injured when a train struck a car in the Chautauqua County Town of Pomfret on Saturday afternoon, according to authorities.

The driver of the vehicle, Kayla Boedner of Fredonia, allegedly moved around a road-closed barrier and tried to cross the CSX Railroad tracks on Berry Road when her vehicle became stuck, according to Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies.

The 20-year-old woman got out of her car when a westbound train was approaching on the tracks about 5:20 p.m., authorities said.

The train was unable to stop and struck the vehicle, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies ticketed Boedner for failure to obey a traffic control device.

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