Man in hospital after being run over by train

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg man has been hospitalized after being run over by a train in the Hub City Saturday morning. It happened at a railroad crossing on Dixie Pine Road.

Hattiesburg Police say the 34-year-old victim was apparently trying to walk between cars of a stopped freight train about 8 a.m. when the cars shifted, running over his legs.

He was transported to the hospital, where he is listed in stable condition tonight.

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