Man struck by freight train, then Amtrak train

Man was crossing tracks near SE 9th Avenue and Division Street when he was hit

KOIN 6 News Staff - PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) --- A man suffered life-threatening injures after he was hit by a freight train and an Amtrak train on Tuesday night, police said.

The man was reportedly crossing the tracks near SE 9th Avenue and Division Street when he was hit by a freight train going east and an Amtrak going west.

He was taken to the hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

Union Pacific and Portland Police Bureau are investigating.

KOIN 6 News will have more information as it becomes available.


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