Person extricated after vehicle gets pinned under RTD light rail train

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DENVER -- A woman was extricated after a vehicle got pinned under an RTD light rail train during a collision on Friday morning, the Denver Fire Department said.

The crash happened before 9 a.m. at Welton Street and Park Avenue West, the Denver Police Department said.

A teenager suffered minor injuries and firefighters said the person was extricated was "doing well."

Witnesses said a woman on a stretcher was moving and giving a thumbs-up signal after the rescue.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

RTD said D Line trains experienced lengthy delays until about 10:30 a.m. Minor delays were experienced on the F and H lines, the transit agency said.

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