KDPS: Man hit by train in Kalamazoo

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The scene in Kalamazoo where one person was hit by a train between Michigan Avenue and Water Street. (Aug. 14, 2017)

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Police are investigating after a man was hit by a train in Kalamazoo.

The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety confirmed it happened around 10 p.m. Monday along the tracks between E. Michigan Avenue and E. Water Street, near HopCat.

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The scene in Kalamazoo where one person was hit by a train between Michigan Avenue and Water Street. (Aug. 14, 2017)

As of Tuesday morning, KDPS said the 53-year-old man was in serious condition at Bronson Hospital, and doctors were performing surgery.

Investigators think this was an accident, and do not think foul play was involved.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 269.337.8994 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.