Las Vegas Sun

August 17, 2019

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Man hit by train in downtown Las Vegas

A man suffered moderate to serious injuries when he was hit by a train today in downtown Las Vegas, fire department officials said.

The man was struck at the Washington Avenue railroad overpass, between Main Street and Interstate 15, Las Vegas Fire & Rescue officials reported about 2:30 p.m.

Firefighters pulled the man from underneath the train, officials said. He was taken to University Medical Center.

No additional information was immediately released.