CHICAGO (STMW) — A man was hit by a train in the South Side Roseland neighborhood Tuesday night.
Paramedics found him just after 8 p.m. near 114th Street and South Wentworth Avenue, Fire Media Affairs Chief Joe Roccasalva said.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Defense Attorney Calls For Mistrial And Accuses Judge Of Lunging At Her; Judge Denies Claims And Motion
He was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. of Cook County in serious-to-critical condition, Roccasalva said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Disturbance Brings Chance Of Rain-Snow Mix To Our North Overnight
A CSX train struck the pedestrian on Union Pacific Railroad property, said Union Pacific spokesman Mark Davis.
He deferred further comment to CSX, but a spokesperson was not immediately available Tuesday night.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
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