Man now in recovery after train ran over his foot

December 30, 2018 - 2:04 pm

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man is recovering after his foot was severed by a passing train early Sunday morning near 58th and Woodland Avenue in Southwest Philadelphia.

Officials say the 50-year-old was walking along the tracks around 2 a.m. and got his foot stuck in the tracks before an oncoming CSX train ran over it.

He is now in stable condition, and CSX train officials are handling the investigation.