Over a dozen wrecks since rail line launched

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PHOENIX -- Since Phoenix's Metro light-rail line launched in in December, there have been 13 crashes involving trains and passenger vehicles.

So far, Metro is averaging a crash almost every six days.

Metro operators blame inattention and confusion on the part of drivers for leading to accidents involving cars and light-rail trains.

Critics of light-rail say signs at intersections are too confusing for motorists.

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