Train Accident

Man Struck by Train

29 May  2010

A man who was stuck by a train in Levin last night is fighting for his life..

Police say the accident occurrred at 7pm at Levin Railway Station and he has lost part of a leg and arm.

The man was rushed to Palmerston North hospital where he is today in a critical and unstable condition.

The train driver did not know that he had hit someone and travelled a further 5kms before being alerted.

The train was delayed for several hours.