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Man injured after driving car onto tracks

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SPOKANE — Spokane police have arrested a man who drove his car onto railroad tracks and got stuck, resulting in a train colliding with the vehicle.

Police say the incident occurred early this morning in downtown Spokane when 24-year-old Ruben Flores drove his car into the tracks.

Police say the vehicle became stuck and Flores got out as a train approached. He jumped down a 7-foot embankment, breaking his ankle.

Police say Flores was arrested for suspicion of driving under…

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