Ohio man narrowly misses train, counts blessings in stable condition

Calls were received just before 5 a.m. Thursday, May 2.

Ohio man narrowly misses train, counts blessings in stable condition
Cleveland Police searching for pedestrian believed to be struck by train.

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Emergency crews were at the scene near West 25th and Queen Avenue where a pedestrian was believed to be struck by a train.

According to police, no one was hit. A pedestrian who was nearby dodged the train right before impact.

He was taken to the hospital for precautionary measures.

Police say the train was headed westbound at the time.

According to police, the victim was transported to Lutheran Hospital in stable condition.

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Posted by Cleveland 19 News on Thursday, May 2, 2019

Norfolk Southern Raiilway responded to the to the scene along with Cleveland Police, Fire and EMS.

They say the train tracks are still shut down at this time.

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