DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - UPDATE 12:41 p.m.: No injuries have been reported following a crash in Davenport that involved a train and a car.
Police say just before 10 a.m. police were called to the 500 block of North Marquette Street for the crash. A preliminary investigation showed the driver, 31-year-old Michael Wurzer, had attempted to beat an oncoming train when he hit the train.
Police say Wurzer did have a 4-year-old child in the car as well. No injuries were reported.
The vehicle Wurzer was in was damaged and had to be towed from the scene, the train sustained minor damages. Police say the road was closed for approximately 90 minutes. Police also say the warning devices were functioning properly at the crossing.
Wurzer has been ticketed for Failure to Obey Stop Sign at RR Crossing.
ORIGINAL: Details are very limited at this time, but TV6 Chief Photographer Mike Ortiz is in downtown Davenport after a car was hit by a train.
Police officers on scene tell TV6 a driver tried to outrun the train and the vehicle was hit.
At this time, we do not know if the driver was injured. We will update this as more information becomes available.