Man “bumped” by train in Adams, flown to Syracuse hospital
ADAMS, New York (WWNY) - A man was taken to the hospital after he was stuck by a train during his walk home him in the Village of Adams.
The call came in around 8:15 Wednesday evening.
It happened on an overpass on Liberty Street in the village. Police tell 7 News the man was bumped by a train traveling less than 25 miles per hour. He fell onto a platform and then into Sandy Creek.
The Adams Police Department is conducting an investigation.
The man, who is in his 40s, was flown to a Syracuse hospital as a precaution, police say.
Police say they have been in touch with the man’s family.
Copyright 2021 WWNY. All rights reserved.