Frontrunner hits pedestrian

Friday , October 12, 2012 - 1:25 PM


SALT LAKE CITY— A pedestrian has been taken to the hospital after walking into the path of a Frontrunner train in Salt Lake City.

Utah Transit Authority spokesman Gerry Carpenter says a train was entering the Salt Lake Central station at a low speed about 11:30 a.m. Friday.

Carpenter says the a man, who’s about 35 or 40 years old, somehow didn’t see the approaching train, and was hit by it and spun around.

Carpenter describes the man’s injuries as minor.

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The accident caused minor delays in train service.

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