Man hit by train overnight in South Bakersfield


A man was taken to a local hospital with major injuries after he was hit by a train, according to Bakersfield Police Department.

The crash happened just before midnight at the tracks near White Lane and S. H Street.

An investigation into the accident is underway, but police believe the man was intoxicated at the time, according to officers.

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