Man dies after train collides with his car

A Burbank police officer walks along the tracks in search of evidence after a collision between a motorist and a Metrolink train at the intersection of San Fernando and Buena Vista in Burbank on Tuesday. (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer / September 2, 2014)

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The driver of the car that was hit by a Metrolink train on Tuesday has died, authorities said.

The man, who was alone in the car, had been transported to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in critical condition Tuesday afternoon after a Metrolink train collided with the vehicle at the intersection of San Fernando Boulevard and Buena Vista Street in Burbank.

Burbank Deputy Fire Marshal Jorge Martinez said Wednesday morning that the man had died, though the man was not identified and further details were not immediately available.

The collision remains under investigation.