Man struck by train in Charleston

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CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK)—Charleston police confirm that a man was struck by a train on Friday.

The incident occurred between 7th Avenue and Virginia Street West at around 10:20 a.m.

Police say that the man was struck by a CSX train and that the train’s conductor called it in.

The man was conscious and was treated for a severe head injury and a broken arm.

He was taken to a local hospital.

Charleston PD is conducting a general investigation.

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