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      Train vs. car crash injures 78-year-old woman

      The Elyria Highway Patrol Post is investigating a train-car collision that sent one woman to the hospital on Sunday afternoon.

      According to the patrol, 78-year-old Mirian Matesic of Lorain was traveling over the Norfolk and Southern railroad tracks at Oberlin Road when her vehicle was struck by the train. Matesic was taken to an area hospital and later flown by Life Flight to a Cleveland hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

      Alcohol and drug use is not suspected in the crash.