San Antonio, TX – Man Struck By Train Near N San Marcos & Rivas St
San Antonio, TX (April 15, 2019) – Around 2:30 a.m. on April 15, San Antonio police responded to the scene of a train and pedestrian accident.
The incident occurred on the tracks located near Interstate 10 on North San Marcos and Rivas Street.
According to reports, a man was walking along the side of the train tracks when he was clipped by a train passing by. The man was transported to an area hospital with head and back injuries. The incident remains under investigation at this time.
We pray the man injured in this accident is able to make a full recovery from his injuries. Our thoughts are with him and his family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Every year hundreds of individuals across Texas are killed in pedestrian accidents while thousands more are left to deal with excruciating pain from injuries sustained. Pedestrians are extremely vulnerable to vehicles, especially when the incidents involve trains.
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