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Bicyclist hit by Amtrak train in Cambridge

First responders arrived on scene shortly after learning of a collision at the Binney Street railroad crossing.Cambridge Fire Department

A bicyclist was injured after colliding with an Amtrak train in Cambridge Monday night, according to Amtrak and Cambridge fire officials.

The collision happened at about 9:30 p.m. at the Binney Street railroad crossing. Beth Toll, a spokeswoman for Amtrak, said the train did not have any passengers and was moving between Boston’s North and South stations.

The bicyclist was taken to a local hospital, Toll said. The extent of their injuries was not immediately known.

“Amtrak Police are working with local law enforcement to investigate the incident,” Toll said in an e-mailed statement.



Katie Redefer can be reached at katie.redefer@globe.com.