Man hospitalized after falling in front of train in Norman

Posted on Sunday, October 31st, 2021 at 7:13 am    

NORMAN, OK – A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a passing train in Norman early yesterday morning, according to information from KOCO News.

The collision happened at Duffy Street at around 2 a.m. when a pedestrian standing near the railroad tracks fell in front of an oncoming train.

He was then taken to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

It is unclear if anyone on the train was hurt in the accident.

This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma City pedestrian accident attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.


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