Man survives train collision in East Bakersfield

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A man is recovering at a hospital after he struck by a train Thursday night in East Bakersfield.

Crews were called to the the tracks at Laguna Seca Way and Oswell Street just before 8 p.m.

A sheriff’s office spokesperson said the man suffered injuries to his legs and will be taken to a hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive his injuries.

It’s unclear how or why the man was on or near the tracks.

BNSF police are conducting the investigation.

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