The minivan could be seen on the westside of the tracks where it had been dragged by the train near Ripley Blvd. and Catherine Street.
Traffic was being detoured around the accident that had Ripley Blvd., Catherine Street and part of Washington Avenue blocked.
Alpena City Police were on scene to assist. The train was able to continue on to its destination around 1:15pm.
Lieutenant Eric Hamp with the Alpena City Police Department stated that no injuries were reported.