EMS responds to train vs. pedestrian accident

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Emergency crews responded to an accident involving a train and a pedestrian Thursday morning.

A representative from Norfolk Southern tells WIS News 10 a northbound train struck a trespasser on the tracks shortly after 11:30.  The spokesperson could not comment on the extent of the victim's injuries.

A spokesperson with the Richland County EMS says a crew was dispatched to the train crossing at West Beltline Blvd.  This happened near Farrow road and West Beltline Blvd.

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