Man in Greenville struck by train
Posted September 23, 2011
Greenville, N.C. — A train collided with a person in Greenville early Thursday morning on the train tracks just before the Pirate Trestle near 14th Street and Charles Boulevard, Greenville police said Thursday.
Officers responded to a call that a person had been struck around 3 a.m. after CSX Transportation Services personnel contacted the Greenville Police Department. Officers found the 36-year-old man face down in a creek below the train tracks.
The man was transported to Pitt County Memorial Hospital for treatment of broken bones and possible internal injuries, officials said.
The identity of the man has not been released.
The investigation is ongoing and there is no additional information at this time regarding this incident.