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Tatianna Brown, 43, arrested after colliding with a parked train, causing three cars to derail at the intersection of Collins and Chamberlain lanes in Louisville, Kentucky

Modified Date: 
Thu, 10/22/2015 - 4:03pm
Accident Date: 
Thursday, October 16, 2014

Car crashes into train causing 3 cars to derail; driver arrested

Brown was not injured and was arrested at the scene because police said they believe alcohol was a factor in the accident. Police said Brown smelled of alcohol, had bloodshot eyes and slurred speech. According to the police report, Brown admitted to drinking before the accident but told officers she could not remember how much she had to drink
Tatianna Brown, 43, was arrested Thursday morning in Louisville, Kentucky after driving her car into the side of a stopped train, causing three cars to derail. The incident occured just before 1:00 a.m. Thursday morning, October 16, at the intersection of Collins and Chamberlain lanes. Police who were already nearby extracted Brown from her vehicle before it dragged 200 yards into the rail yard. Brown was uninjured. She was arrested at the scene because she smelled of alcohol and her speech was slurred. Brown said she had drank, but could not remember how much. Brown is charged with a DUI, failure to stop at a railroad crossing, two counts of criminal mischief, and failure to have insurance. 

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