Man struck by train, hospitalized with life-threatening injuries
Posted on Thursday, November 12th, 2020 at 2:20 pm
SEATTLE, WA – A man was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being struck by a Link Light Rail train near SODO Busway and Royal Brougham on Wednesday.
UPDATE 2: Link light rail single tracking canceled. Train delays of approx 20 mins due to earlier medical emergency.
Your patience is appreciated.
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KOMO reports that the accident happened around 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Sound Transit reported via Twitter that two Link Light Rail trains were canceled due to the accident.
The King County Sheriff’s Office did not release additional information about the identity of the victim.
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