Police in Lancaster county say a freight train has hit an unidentified person. It happened Tuesday evening just behind Columbia Borough Fire Station #1 along Bank Avenue. There is no word on the condition of the victim.
A Lancaster County man is dead after being hit by a freight train Tuesday evening. It happened just before 5 o’clock along Bank Avenue on the tracks behind the fire station. The County Coroner says the man in his 20′s, was dead upon arrival at Lancaster General Hospital. His identity is being withheld pending notification of kin. The coroner says an autopsy will be performed on Wednesday to determine the exact cause of death.