Man sleeping on tracks struck by train on Northeast Side

He is expected to be OK

A man was hit by a train on Tuesday, May 28, 2024, on some tracks along Lookout Road. (Copyright 2024 by KSAT - All rights reserved.)

SAN ANTONIO – A man was taken to a hospital on Tuesday morning after he was hit by a train on the Northeast Side.

The incident happened after 5 a.m. on train tracks along Lookout Road just northeast of O’Connor Road.

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Police said a man was sleeping on the tracks when the train struck him. He suffered a serious leg injury.

An ambulance took him to the hospital and his injuries were not life threatening.

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