Train hits pedestrian in Columbia
Nov 11, 2010 1:30:00 PM - thestate.com
A man was struck by a train on tracks at Calk Street, near West Beltline Boulevard in Columbia.
The incident happened around 11:50 a.m., said Richland County deputy EMS director George Rice Jr.
Rice was not sure of the man's status.
Norfolk Southern Corp. spokesman Robin Chapman said the local train was moving north on the track when it struck the man trespassing on the tracks.
He did not have details about the identity of the pedestrian except that it was a male.
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