Brentwood train crash updates: Three people killed and 3 hurt including child after Amtrak collided with a car | The Sun

THREE people have been killed after shocking pictures reveal a violent crash where an Amtrak commuter train smashed into a car in Brentwood, California.

Two others were seriously injured in the devastating collision that took place Sunday afternoon, East Contra Costa Fire Department said.

Firefighters responded to the collision around 1pm.

Fire officials said that three people died at the scene while two others suffered critical injuries, ABC 7 reported.

One survivor was flown to a hospital while the other was transferred by ambulance.

First responders are called to this location once or twice a year as the train crossing does not have a traffic guard, officials said.

The cause of the crash is currently under investigation.

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