11-Year-Old Struck By Train Returns To SchoolDominic Syzmanski amazingly lost only a foot and a few toes on the other foot when he was hit by a train two months ago. Tuesday, he surprised his entire school during an afternoon assembly.
Barrington 5th-Grader Hit By Train Goes Home Dominic Szymanski, the fifth-grade boy who was hit by a train in downtown northwest suburban Barrington on March 15, was able to return home from the hospital earlier this week.
Father, Son Tell How They Rushed To Save Child Hit By TrainLast week, a father and son jumped into action to save a child struck by a Metra train. On Wednesday, they sat down to talk with Chris Martinez about their heroism.
Barrington Boy Hit By Train Doing 'Much Better,' School Officials SayDominic Szymanski was struck by a commuter train around Friday. Passersby and police officers immediately began administering first aid as paramedics rushed to the scene.