Langley RCMP says a woman has been airlifted to hospital with life threatening injuries after witnesses told police her car failed to stop for a train at the railway crossing near 216 Street and Glover Road in Langley.

Corporal Holly Mark says police were called to the scene shortly after 5 p.m. PT.  A 49-year-old woman was the lone occupant of the car.

Train vs car

The woman driving this car was airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries after hitting a train in Langley, B.C. (CBC)

The train is spanning three intersections at 216 Street, Crush Crescent and Smith Crescent where they meet Glover Road.

RCMP are asking anyone who witnessed the collision and hasn't yet spoken to police, to call Langley RCMP at 604-532-3200.

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