GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Several roads were blocked in Grand Rapids after a train clipped a man in a wheelchair Thursday.
It happened around midnight on railroad tracks near the intersection of Madison Avenue SE and Cottage Grove Street SE in Grand Rapids.
Police told 24 Hour News 8 that the man was near the tracks when something on the train hit him.
Authorities say he was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and later released.
The train blocked several roads, including Eastern, College, Madison and Silver avenues, for hours while CSX crews investigated.