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Crash closes railroad tracks in Tempe

The driver of this car is believed to have suffered a medical condition before crashing into this Tempe billboard that also blocked a railroad track at the intersection. (Source: CBS 5 News) The driver of this car is believed to have suffered a medical condition before crashing into this Tempe billboard that also blocked a railroad track at the intersection. (Source: CBS 5 News)
TEMPE, AZ (CBS5) -

A man believed to have suffered from a medical condition crashed his car into a billboard in an incident that also shut down a rail line in Tempe.

Jim Schmit of the Tempe Fire Department said the man's car hit a wall and a billboard and the crash blocked the railroad tracks at the intersection of Kyrene and Elliot roads.

There was considerable damage to the billboard and car.

The man's condition and no other information was immediately available.

Stay with cbs5az.com and CBS 5 News as this story develops.

Copyright 2013 CBS 5 (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.

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